Death on the Sidewalk is a tragic story of a teenage girl killed in a gang shootout. On the day after Christmas, Allie Carson was just going shopping. As she put on her ski jacket and gloves, she thought about a dozen things. But she never thought about getting shot. She never thought her life would end with a flash from a gun. Based on a true story. An ALA Quick Picks nominee.
Reading level: grade 2.8 Lexile 360 HL Interest level: Grades 8-12
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