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Woodson, Jacqueline.
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2002.
IL 5-8, RL 5.5
ISBN  0399231145
   "Hush, little baby, don't say a word ..."
    "I can never tell anybody the real truth.  But I can write it and say this story you're about to read is fiction.  I can give it a beginning, middle and end.  A plot.  A character named Evie.  A sister named Anna.
    Call it fiction because fiction's what it is.  Evie and Anna aren't real people.  So you can't go somewhere and look this up and say Now I know who this story's about.
    Because if you did, it would kill my father."
    Have you ever wanted to become someone else?  To be able to change who you are, where you live, your school, your friends?  It happened to Evie, because of what her father saw, and what he had to say.  Will Evie ever find herself, her real self, again?
    "Hush, little baby, don't say a word ... " Read Hush by Jacqueline Woodson.  (New Hampshire Great Stone Face Committee)
SUBJECTS:     Witnesses Protection -- Fiction.
                        African Americans -- Fiction.
                        Jehovah's Witnesses -- Fiction.


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