cover image Dangerous Skies

Dangerous Skies

Suzanne Fisher Staples. HarperCollins, $5.99 (240pp) ISBN 978-0-06-440683-3

Two close friends, a white boy and an African American girl, find their relationship threatened when they discover a corpse. ""This masterfully crafted story boldly conveys uncomfortable truths about society while expressing the innocence of children,"" said PW in a starred review. Ages 8-12. (Apr.)