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Publisher Description

The saga of the Logan family--made famous in the Newbery Medal-winning Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry--concludes in a long-awaited and deeply fulfilling story.

In her tenth book, Mildred Taylor completes her sweeping saga about the Logan family of Mississippi, which is also the story of the civil rights movement in America of the 20th century. Cassie Logan, first met in Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, is a young woman now, searching for her place in the world, a journey that takes her from Toledo to California, to law school in Boston, and, ultimately, in the 60s, home to Mississippi
to participate in voter registration. She is witness to the now-historic events of the century: the Great Migration north, the rise of the civil rights movement, preceded and precipitated by the racist society of America, and the often violent confrontations that brought about change. Rich, compelling storytelling is Ms. Taylor's hallmark, and she fulfills expectations as she brings to a close the stirring family story that has absorbed her for over forty years. It is a story she was born to tell.

GENRE
Young Adult
RELEASED
2020
January 7
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
496
Pages
PUBLISHER
Penguin Young Readers Group
SELLER
PENGUIN GROUP USA, INC.
SIZE
2.3
MB

Customer Reviews

SharonBrat3 ,

All The days Pass All the day come

Great book! It was awesome reading about Cassie and the family throughout her adult live. So much information on the civil right made the book insightful and I couldn’t put it down.

Clb29210 ,

Excellent

This book was awesome! I been reading about the Logan family for years and I’m glad I found out about this book. I loved how real life events were intertwined throughout the book. I hope this isn’t the last we get to read about the Logan family. I still have so many questions.

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