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The Resource Roll of thunder, hear my cry, by Mildred D. Taylor ; introduction by Jacqueline Woodson

Roll of thunder, hear my cry, by Mildred D. Taylor ; introduction by Jacqueline Woodson

Label
Roll of thunder, hear my cry
Title
Roll of thunder, hear my cry
Statement of responsibility
by Mildred D. Taylor ; introduction by Jacqueline Woodson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A black family living in Mississippi during the Depression of the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which its children do not understand
Member of
Summary
A Black family living in the South during the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which their children don't understand
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 1977.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 1979.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1977.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
080953
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Mildred D.,
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.T21723
LC item number
Ro 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Woodson, Jacqueline,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print mini-collections
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Prejudices
  • Race relations
  • Depressions
  • Mississippi
  • Southern States
  • African Americans
  • Prejudices
  • Race relations
  • Mississippi
  • Depressions
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Prejudices
  • Race relations
  • Mississippi
  • Southern States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Roll of thunder, hear my cry, by Mildred D. Taylor ; introduction by Jacqueline Woodson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Photographs on endpapers
  • The 40th Anniversary special edition includes an introduction by Jacqueline Woodson, and author's notes and a "Logan family tree" before the text. Following the text is "Mildred D. Taylor's family album" including some of the author's family photographs. The text of the novel is otherwise identical to the original edition
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21396927
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 40th anniversary special edition.
  • Large print edition.
Extent
363 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432849252
Lccn
2017055087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)1012615746
Label
Roll of thunder, hear my cry, by Mildred D. Taylor ; introduction by Jacqueline Woodson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Photographs on endpapers
  • The 40th Anniversary special edition includes an introduction by Jacqueline Woodson, and author's notes and a "Logan family tree" before the text. Following the text is "Mildred D. Taylor's family album" including some of the author's family photographs. The text of the novel is otherwise identical to the original edition
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21396927
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 40th anniversary special edition.
  • Large print edition.
Extent
363 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432849252
Lccn
2017055087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)1012615746

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