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Alex Kotlowitz

ALEX KOTLOWITZ is the author of The Other Side of the River and There Are No Children Here, which was selected as one of the 150 most important books of the century by the New York Public Library. He lives in Chicago.

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The Other Side of the River
Written by Alex Kotlowitz
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1999
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-47721-5 (0-385-47721-X)

Bestselling author Alex Kotlowitz is one of this country's foremost writers on the ever explosive issue of race. In this gripping and ultimately profound book, Kotlowitz takes us to two towns in southern Michigan, St. Joseph and Benton Harbor, separated by the St. Joseph River. Geographically close, but worlds apart, they are a... Read more






There Are No Children Here
Written by Alex Kotlowitz
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1992
$16.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-26556-0 (0-385-26556-5)

This is the moving and powerful account of two  remarkable boys struggling to survive in Chicago's  Henry Horner Homes, a public housing complex  disfigured by crime and neglect. Read more





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