Harlequin Teen is providing one lucky reader of this blog with a finished copy of Robin Talley's new book Lies We Tell Ourselves, which came out on September 30, 2014.
In 1959 Virginia, the lives of two girls on opposite sides of the battle for civil rights will be changed forever.
Dunbar is one of the first black students to attend the previously
all-white Jefferson High School. An honors student at her old school,
she is put into remedial classes, spit on and tormented daily.
Hairston is the daughter of one of the town’s most vocal opponents of
school integration. She has been taught all her life that the races
should be kept “separate but equal.”
Forced to work together on a
school project, Sarah and Linda must confront harsh truths about race,
power and how they really feel about one another.
realistic and emotionally compelling, Lies We Tell Ourselves is a brave
and stunning novel about finding truth amid the lies, and finding your
voice even when others are determined to silence it.
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