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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Paperback) (Mildred D. Taylor)

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Winner of the Newbery Medal, this remarkably moving novel has impressed the hearts and minds of millions of readers. Set in Mississippi at the height of the Depression, this is the story of one family's struggle to maintain their integrity, pride, and independence in the face of racism and social injustice. And it is also Cassie's story?Cassie Logan, an independent girl who discovers over the course of an important year why having land of their own is so crucial to the Logan family, even as she learns to draw strength from her own sense of dignity and self-respect. * "[A] vivid story.... Entirely through its own internal development, the novel shows the rich inner rewards of black pride, love, and independence."?Booklist, starred review
Number of Pages: 276
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: General, People + Places / United States / African-American, Historical / United States / 20th Century, People + Places / United States / General, Social Issues / Prejudice + Racism
Series Title: Puffin Modern Classics
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Mildred D. Taylor
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2004
TCIN: 11482646
UPC: 9780142401125
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-7117
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