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Billy

Author: Albert French
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When ten-year-old Billy Lee Turner is convicted and executed for murdering a white girl in Banes County, Mississippi, in 1937, the whole town is involved in a look at racial injustice.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Legal stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
French, Albert.
Billy.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1993
(OCoLC)623135930
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert French
ISBN: 0670850136 9780670850136
OCLC Number: 27726592
Description: 214 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Albert French.

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French lights up the monstrous face of American racism in this harrowing tale of 10-year-old Billy Lee, who is convicted and executed for murdering a white girl in Banes, Mississippi, in 1937.  Read more...

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