Written in English
|Series||William monk novel|
|LC Classifications||PR6066.E693 B54 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||309|
|LC Control Number||2014024913|
Blood on the Water is my favorite so far, but each book in the Monk series is my "favorite so far." I did not put it down once I began the book. I admit I like to read the ending of the book before I finish it but knowing the end never spoils the book for /5. Heather Ann Thompsons Pulitzer Prize winning Blood in the Water about the uprising at New Yorks Attica prison was an extremely difficult book to read. This had nothing to do with the writing which was exceptional throughout and managed to express the feelings of many different groups deeply invested in what happened there/5. Not all works of history have something to say so directly to the present, but Heather Ann Thompson’s “Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of . about blood in the water. winner of the pulitzer prize in history winner of the bancroft prize national book award finalist * los angeles times book prize finalist * new york times notable book for * named a best book of the year by the boston globe, newsweek, kirkus, and publishers weekly the first definitive history of the infamous attica prison uprising, the .
In her remarkable new book Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of and its Legacy, University of Michigan historian Heather Ann Thompson contributes greatly to our understanding of this complex event by expertly filling in these details and weaving them into a comprehensive narrative. HEATHER ANN THOMPSON is an award-winning historian at the University of most recent book, Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of and Its Legacy, won the Pulitzer Prize in History, the Bancroft Prize, the Ridenhour Book Prize, and the J. Willard Hurst Prize, and was a finalist for the National Book Award and the Los Angeles Times 5/5(2). Told in verse, Joy McCullough’s debut young adult historical novel, Blood Water Paint (), is based on the true story of a young iconic painter who is raped and then must rebuild her life. The book received nominations for various awards, including the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature. BLOOD WATER PAINT. by Joy McCullough. Age Range: 14 & up Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. Author: Joy Mccullough.
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