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The Hate U Give
By Angie Thomas
Two word review: Powerful, timely
Starr witnesses the police shoot and kill her childhood friend Khalil. She sees how Khalil is portrayed after he is killed and that is not the person she knew. Should she testify before the grand jury? What role should she play in a community movement?