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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry | [Mildred D. Taylor]

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year, the year of the night riders and the burnings, the year a white girl humiliates Cassie in public simply because she is black, to show Cassie that having a place of their own is the Logan family's lifeblood. It is the land that gives the Logans their courage and pride, for no matter how others may degrade them, the Logans possess something no one can take away.
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Publisher's Summary

Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year, the year of the night riders and the burnings, the year a white girl humiliates Cassie in public simply because she is black, to show Cassie that having a place of their own is the Logan family's lifeblood. It is the land that gives the Logans their courage and pride, for no matter how others may degrade them, the Logans possess something no one can take away.

©2001 Mildred D. Taylor; (P)2001 Random House, Inc. Listening Library, an imprint of the Random House Audio Publishing Group

What the Critics Say

"Vivid - complex - powerful - convincing - The novel shows the rich inner rewards of black pride, love, and independence." (Booklist)

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    Robert LAKESIDE, CA, United States 11-23-11
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    I could not turn away. I stayed glued to every word. I listened straight through! This is am amazing novel!

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    David Valley Park, MO, United States 03-01-12
    David Valley Park, MO, United States 03-01-12 Member Since 2011
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    "Chapters are off, this is messing me up in class"
    Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

    No I do not like the story


    Would you be willing to try another book from Mildred D. Taylor? Why or why not?

    Yes


    Which scene was your favorite?

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    Was Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry worth the listening time?

    It was required for class


    Any additional comments?

    This was a very sad book

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