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Source:Dial Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York, p.53 (1987)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3570 .A9463 F75 1987
Keywords:Afro-Americans--Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, 1988, Prejudices--Fiction, Race relations--Fiction, Southern States--Race relations--Fiction
Summary: Four children witness a confrontation between an elderly black man and a white storekeeper in rural Mississippi in the 1930s.
Lexile measure 750; ages 8-12; book level 4.8; general fiction