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Glory be

Author: Augusta Scattergood
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the summer of 1964 as she is about to turn twelve, Glory's town of Hanging Moss, Mississippi, is beset by racial tension when town leaders close her beloved public pool rather than desegregating it.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Augusta Scattergood
ISBN: 9780545331807 0545331803 9780545331814 0545331811 9780545448147 054544814X
OCLC Number: 727710092
Description: 202 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Couldn't Hardly Spit --
Spying --
Laura Lampert Comes to Town --
Me and Emma and Nancy Drew --
Jesslyn Pitches a Fit --
Twirling Fire --
Here's What's Broken --
Letters to the Tribune --
A Firecracker Blew Off His Finger --
J.T. Stinks --
Mis B. Says Hogwash! --
Old Lady Simpson Slams the Door --
Jesslyn's Big Fat Lie --
Trying to Breathe Under a Blanket --
Hot, Squished, Itching --
Almost Dark --
Cross My Heart --
The Storm on Sunday --
Dinner Table Disaster --
If I Lived to be a Hundred --
Bald-faced Lie --
A Heap of Trouble --
For Dang Sure --
Patches --
Black and Blue and Ugly --
Hanging Moss Hornets --
Glory Be --
A Tornado Went Through --
A Smile as Big as Mississippi --
Books Don't Care Who Reads Them --
What All I Learned This Summer --
Author's Note --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Augusta Scattergood.

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In the summer of 1964 as she is about to turn twelve, Glory's town of Hanging Moss, Mississippi, is beset by racial tension when town leaders close her beloved public pool rather than desegregating it.

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