Starr witness the murder of her friend, Khalil, who was shot by a police officer
Starr deals with the the murder of her friends. She decided shes not going to speak up about the murder and would want to stay unknown. But later in the story one of her friends tells her that its important to speak up so she eventually does.
at Khalil's funeral Starr meets a women named Mrs Ofrah who asked to represent Starr.
The officer gets away without charge and the people in garden heights start to get angry. People start riots and Starr and her family join them she then tells about her experience.
Starrs familys story gets set on fired her and her family then clean up the store and move away from graden hights to live closer to her school.
Starr thinks back on everything and will never forget Khalil and to always stick up for whats right