Ringside, nineteen twenty-five
Source:Alfred A. Knopf, Volume 1st, New York, p.228 (2008)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3602 .R9482 R56 2008
Keywords:Community life--Tennessee--Fiction, Dayton (Tenn.)--History--20th century--Fiction, etc.--Juvenile fiction, Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation--Tennessee--Juvenile fiction, Evolution--Study and teaching--Law and legislation--Fiction, John Thomas--Trials, litigation, Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2009, Novels in verse, Scopes, Scopes, John Thomas--Trials, litigation, etc.--Fiction
Summary: Visitors, spectators, and residents of Dayton, Tennessee, in 1925 describe, in a series of free-verse poems, the Scopes "monkey trial" and its effects on that small town and its citizens.
Ages 12-up; Book level 6.6; Historical fiction