The boy in the black suit / Jason Reynolds.

By: Reynolds, Jason [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2016Copyright date: ©2015Edition: First Atheneum Books for Young Readers paperback editionDescription: 255 pages, 30 unnumbered pages ; 21 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1442459514; 9781442459519Subject(s): Funeral homes -- Juvenile fiction | Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Juvenile fiction | Grief in adolescence -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- New York (State) -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans | Families | Funeral homes | Funeral rites and ceremonies | Grief in adolescence | Funeral homes -- Fiction | Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Fiction | Grief in adolescence -- Fiction | African Americans -- Fiction | Families -- New York (State) -- Fiction | Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction | New York (State) | New York (State) -- New York -- Brooklyn | Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- FictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction. | Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Young adult works. | Teen fiction.DDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ7.R33593 | Boy 2016Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2016Summary: Soon after his mother's death, Matt takes a job at a funeral home in his tough Brooklyn neighborhood and, while attending and assisting with funerals, begins to accept her death and his responsibilities as a man.
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Originally published in hardcover in 2015 by Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

Includes a reading group guide.

Includes an excerpt from All American Boys by Jason Reynolds.

Soon after his mother's death, Matt takes a job at a funeral home in his tough Brooklyn neighborhood and, while attending and assisting with funerals, begins to accept her death and his responsibilities as a man.

Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 4.8 10 171390.

Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2016

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