Books by Alison Marie Behnke

RACIAL PROFILING by Alison Marie Behnke
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 1, 2017

"A courageous historical examination of one of the most critical civil rights issues of our time. (index) (Nonfiction. 12-18)"
Not shying away from the historic legacies of U.S. racism and recent high-profile deaths of unarmed people of color, Behnke explores the roots, multiple manifestations, and consequences of this ongoing form of social injustice. Read full book review >
UP FOR SALE by Alison Marie Behnke
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"This slim volume makes clear the grinding reality of the cheapest labor and presents a welcome chance to act. (Nonfiction. 11-18)"
"At any given time, up to 20 to 27 million people around the world are believed to be victims of some form of human trafficking." Or you could call it slavery. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2012

"A good first volume for a new generation of John Lennon fans. (source notes, bibliography, for further information, index, about the author) (Nonfiction. 11-16)"
Twin narratives converge in New York City on December 8, 1980, when John Lennon was murdered by Mark David Chapman. Read full book review >