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Fire from the Rock


A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Draper  Sharon
Publisher: Dutton
Subject/Category: 6-12
Year Reviewed:: 2008
ISBN: 9780525477204
Review: Sylvia is ecstatic and confused when she is chosen as one of the first black students to integrate all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1957. This historical fiction is riveting and realistic to what was really going on during the civil rights movement.

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