Dreamland BurningBook - 2017
From Library Staff
Rowan finds a skeleton that connects to an old, racially charged crime, and launches an investigation of her own.
The past and the present come together when Rowan finds a skeleton in her backyard. The skeleton belongs to a man who died during the 1921 Tulsa race riot. But whose skeleton is it and how will the mystery unfold? Told in alternating voices with Will, a white teen in 1921 who has something to do ... Read More »
Seventeen-year-old Rowan Chase discovers a skeleton buried in her family's property. What she doesn't know is it belongs to a nearly 100-year-old mystery involving Jim Crow Laws and the Tulsa race riot of 1921.
Two stories unfold side-by-side, tied together by a gruesome discovery. In the present, 17-year-old African American Rowan Chase is drawn into solving the mystery of a skeleton found in her backyard. Back in 1921, 17-year-old Will deals with the problems of growing up and the growing violence in ... Read More »