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Loving vs. Virginia : a documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case

Author: Patricia Hruby Powell; Shadra Strickland
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written in blank verse, the story of Mildred Loving, an African American girl, and Richard Loving, a Caucasian boy, who challenge the Virginia law forbidding interracial marriages in the 1950s.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Novels in verse
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Richard Perry Loving; Mildred Jeter Loving; Richard Perry Loving; Mildred Jeter Loving; Mildred Jeter Loving; Richard Perry Loving; Richard Perry Loving; Mildred Jeter Loving; Richard Perry Loving; Mildred Jeter Loving
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Hruby Powell; Shadra Strickland
ISBN: 9781452125909 1452125902
OCLC Number: 914256675
Awards: Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 260 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Other Titles: Loving versus Virginia
Responsibility: by Patricia Hruby Powell ; artwork by Shadra Strickland.

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Written in blank verse, the story of Mildred Loving, an African American girl, and Richard Loving, a Caucasian boy, who challenge the Viriginia law forbidding interracial marriages in the 1950s.  Read more...

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"Convincing portraits of Mildred and Richard Loving's courtship, marriage, troubles, trials and triumph."--Charlotte Observer

 
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