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Stories in two voices
Stories in Two Voices
Armstrong, Jennifer. Steal Away, alternates between three voices, actually.
Boock, Paula. dare,truth, or promise
Burgess, Melvin. Smack (various voices)
Dickinson, Peter. A Bone from the Dry Sea is told from two points of view, that of a modern day female on an archeological dig and a prehistoric female. Great book.
Dubois, Muriel. _Abenaki Captive_ alternates between two point-of-view characters, the historical John Stark and a (fictional) young Abenaki warrior.
Fleischman, Paul _Mind's Eye_, which is almost readers' theater.
Fleischman, Paul. Bull Run by Paul Fleischman which has 16 different voices
Glenn, Mel. _Who Killed Mr. Chippendale_, _The Taking of Room 114_, _Foreign Exchange_, etc. use poems to give voice to many of the characters involved.
Kroll, Virginia. Making Up Megaboy (various voices)
Kurtz, Jane _Storyteller's Beads_ is very effectively written in two voices.
Myers, Walter Dean. Monster
Nolan, Han. If I Should Die Before I Wake (told by Chana in the Lodz ghetto and Hilary, a present day NeoNazi
Pinkney, Andrea. Silent Thunder
Smith, Charles R.
Loki and Alex,
alternates between dog and young african american boy
Spinelli, Jerry. Who Put That Hair in My Toothbrush? -- slightly older book that alternates between two voices -- in this case,between siblings
Yolen, Jane and Bruce Coville. Armageddan Summer.
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