Me and Banksy, Lloyd Kyi, Tanya

Me and Banksy

Authors: Lloyd Kyi, Tanya
Lexile: 660
Publisher: PRH Canada Young Readers
BISAC/Subject: JUV019000, JUV003000, JUV049000
ISBN: 9780735266926, Related ISBNs: 0735266913, 0735266921, 073526693X, 0735268770, 0735268789
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 224
Audience: Children/juvenile
Synopsis: A Banksy-style protest against cameras in classrooms brings a group of middle-grade students together. For fans of Rebecca Stead, Susin Nielsen and Gordon Korman.

Dominica's private school is covered in cameras, and someone is hacking into them and posting embarrassing moments for the whole school to see. Like Ana picking her nose. When Dominica quickly changes her shirt from inside out in what she thinks is the privacy of a quiet corner in the library, she's shocked -- and embarrassed -- to discover a video has captured this and is currently circulating amongst her schoolmates. So mortifying, especially since over the past three years, they've had a half-dozen school talks about social media safety.

Who has access to the school security cameras and why are they doing this? Dominica and her best friends, Holden and Saanvi, are determined to find out, and in the process start an art-based student campaign against cameras in the classroom.

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