about I’m American: That September Day
September 11th, 2001: New York, New York
Experience the destruction of 9/11 through the eyes of Tyrell, a young man on his second day of high school only a block and a half from the World Trade Center. Tyrell’s worry for his dad, a New York firefighter, takes precedence as he witnesses firsthand the largest terrorist attack in American History.
The I’m American series gives middle aged readers a chance to see life through the eyes of previously unheard from Americans. Follow their stories through different ages and scenarios as they form the tapestry of our nation.
References following each story allow for readers to dig deeper into the history that inspires the characters and the narrative.