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Roll of thunder, hear my cry  Cover Image Book Book

Roll of thunder, hear my cry / Mildred D. Taylor ; frontispiece by Jerry Pinkney.

Taylor, Mildred D. (Author).


A black family living in the South during the 1930's are faced with prejudice and discrimination which their children don't understand.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780803774735
  • ISBN: 0803774737
  • Physical Description: 276 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dial Press, [1976]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Sequel: Let the circle be unbroken.
Target Audience Note:
920L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 10 136.
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal Award 1977
Subject: African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Logan family (Fictitious characters : Taylor) > Juvenile fiction.
Prejudices > Juvenile fiction.
African American families > Mississippi > Fiction.
Logan, Cassie (Fictitious character) > Juvenile fiction.
Racism > Juvenile fiction.
Black people > Southern States > Juvenile fiction.
Southern States > Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Mississippi > Race relations > Juvenile fiction.

Available copies

  • 30 of 31 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Montgomery City Public.


  • 0 current holds with 31 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Montgomery City Public Library JF TAY (Text) 31927000012311 Juvenile Fiction Checked out 12/14/2023

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