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Summary:

When Marvin Johnson's twin, Tyler, goes to a party, Marvin decides to tag along to keep an eye on his brother. But what starts as harmless fun turns into a shooting, followed by a police raid. The next day, Tyler has gone missing, and it's up to Marvin to find him. But when Tyler is found dead, a video leaked online tells an even more chilling story: Tyler has been shot and killed by a police officer. Terrified as his mother unravels and mourning a brother who is now a hashtag, Marvin must learn what justice and freedom really mean. Tyler Johnson Was Here is a stunning account of police brutality in modern America.--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA FIC COLES (Text) 33892100558213 Young Adult Fiction Book None 09/04/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316440776
  • ISBN: 9780316472180
  • ISBN: 0316440779
  • Physical Description: 299 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
When Marvin Johnson's twin, Tyler, goes to a party, Marvin decides to tag along to keep an eye on his brother. But what starts as harmless fun turns into a shooting, followed by a police raid. The next day, Tyler has gone missing, and it's up to Marvin to find him. But when Tyler is found dead, a video leaked online tells an even more chilling story: Tyler has been shot and killed by a police officer. Terrified as his mother unravels and mourning a brother who is now a hashtag, Marvin must learn what justice and freedom really mean. Tyler Johnson Was Here is a stunning account of police brutality in modern America.-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
HL800L Lexile.
Subject: Young adult fiction
Police shootings
Racism > Fiction
African Americans > Fiction
Death > Fiction
Grief > Fiction
Brothers > Fiction
Twins > Fiction
Single-parent families > Fiction

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