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  • Written by Ronald Kidd
    Read by Ashley Albert
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Monkey Town

The Summer of the Scopes Trial

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On Sale: December 12, 2006
ISBN: 978-0-7393-3695-3
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School is out in the summer of 1925 in Dayton, Tennessee. For Frances Robinson, a fifteen-year-old daydreamer with a crush on her teacher, John T. Scopes, summer vacation promises tennis, and Coca-Colas from her father's drug store. But when Frances's father, the school board chairman, has Scopes arrested for teaching evolution, the sleepiest place on earth becomes a hotbed for famous thinkers, including H. L. Mencken, Clarence Darrow, and William Jennings Bryan. Overnight the world is flocking to Dayton to decide: Are people really descended from monkeys? Does the theory of evolution have a place in biology class? As Frances sees the man she loves crumbling beside her, she begins to question her town, her neighbors, and the father she has always trusted.

  • Monkey Town by Ronald Kidd
  • December 12, 2006
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Listening Library (Audio)
  • $17.50
  • 9780739336953

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