This month's selection is How it Went Down by Kekla Magoon, a companion to our One Book, One Community read, The South Side. When sixteen-year-old Tariq Johnson is shot to death, his community is thrown into an uproar: Tariq was black. The shooter, Jack Franklin, is white. Told from multiple perspectives of friends, family, and witnesses, each grapple with the shooting and its aftermath. A character-driven, emotionally intense examination of race in America.
Event Type(s): ADULTS, Book Discussion
Age Group(s): Adults