Something happened in our park : standing together after gun violence
|Format:||Print Book 2021|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
This important follow-up to the bestselling, groundbreaking, and polarizing Something Happened in Our Town, is a much-needed story to help communities in the aftermath of gun violence. When Miles's cousin Keisha is injured in a shooting, he realizes people can work together to reduce the likelihood of violence in their community. With help from friends and family, Miles learns to use his imagination and creativity to help him cope with his fears. This book can help provides parents helpful messages of reassurance and empowerment. Includes an extensive Note to Parents and Caregivers with guidelines for discussing community gun violence with children, and sample dialogues.
-- Juvenile fiction.
Anxiety -- Juvenile fiction.
Parks -- Juvenile fiction.
Community life -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Violence -- Fiction.
Anxiety -- Fiction.
Parks -- Fiction.
Community life -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Washington, D.C. :2021
Collins, Marietta, author.
Brown, Keith Henry, illustrator.
Miles wants to move away after his cousin Keisha is accidentally shot in their neighborhood park, but Keisha and Miles' father work with others to make their community a safer place. Includes reader's note with discussion questions and advice for caregivers.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm