October mourning : a song for Matthew Shepard
Source:Candlewick, Volume 1st, Somerville, Mass., p.111 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3564 .E91628 O38 2012
Keywords:-1998--Juvenile fiction, Gays--Fiction, Hate crimes--Fiction, JUVENILE NONFICTION / Law & Crime, JUVENILE NONFICTION / Poetry / General, JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Homosexuality, Laramie (Wyo.)--Fiction, Matthew, Murder--Fiction, Novels in verse, Shepard, Shepard, Matthew, d. 1998--Fiction
Summary: Relates, from various points of view, events from the night of October 6, 1998, when twenty-one-year-old Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was lured out of a Wyoming bar, savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die.
Ages 13 and up