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Midnight without a moon

Author: Linda Williams Jackson
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Rose Lee Carter, a thirteen-year-old African-American girl, dreams of life beyond the Mississippi cotton fields during the summer of 1955, but when Emmett Till is murdered and his killers are unjustly acquitted, Rose is torn between seeking her destiny outside of Mississippi or staying and being a part of an important movement.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
History
Novels
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Williams Jackson
ISBN: 9780544785106 054478510X 9781328753632 1328753638 9780606404365 0606404368 9781537985626 1537985620
OCLC Number: 932050622
Awards: American Library Association Notable Children's Books 2018.
Jane Addams Children's Book Award Honor, 2018
Description: 312 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Linda Williams Jackson.

Abstract:

Rose Lee Carter, a thirteen-year-old African-American girl, dreams of life beyond the Mississippi cotton fields during the summer of 1955, but when Emmett Till is murdered and his killers are unjustly acquitted, Rose is torn between seeking her destiny outside of Mississippi or staying and being a part of an important movement.

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