At age 12, author Simeon Wright saw and heard his cousin Emmett whistle at a white woman at a grocery store; he was sleeping in the same bed with him when Emmett was taken; and he was at the sensational trial. This is his gripping coming-of-age memoir.
Simeon's Story: An Eyewitness Account of the Kidnapping of Emmett Till
Paperback: 160 pages
Age Range: 12 and up
Grade Level: 7 and up