Death at an Early Age Author:Jonathan Kozol Here is Jonathan Kozol's brilliant bestseller -- the most shocking and powerful personal story ever told by a young teacher. An eye-opening true story of life in an American ghetto school, Mr. Kozol's book has been nationally acclaimed as "moving," "horrifying," and "courageous!" — "Through Kozol's voice, we hear the children calling for help...I... more » have heard enough Negro boys talking, not bitterly but jokingly...to feel sure that what Kozol tells us is the truth." -John Holt, New York Review of Books.
"This book will anger you to the boiling point and may make you want to weep...I recommend -- with considerable urgency - Death at an Early Age." --Robert Cromie, Chicago Tribune« less