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The road to Memphis

by Mildred D. Taylor

  • 280 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi
    • Subjects:
    • Race relations -- Fiction,
    • Prejudices -- Fiction,
    • African Americans -- Fiction,
    • Mississippi -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Sadistically teased by two white boys in 1940"s rural Mississippi, a black youth severely injures one of the boys with a tire iron and enlists Cassie"s help in trying to flee the state.

      Edition Notes

      StatementMildred D. Taylor.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.T21723 Rm 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination290 p. ;
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2055370M
      ISBN 100803703406
      LC Control Number88033654

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This book takes place. About The Road to Memphis A stunning repackage of a companion to Mildred D. Taylor’s Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, with cover art by two-time Caldecott Honor Award winner Kadir Nelson. As America hovers on the brink of war, seventeen year-old Cassie Logan fights a battle closer to home.

She dreams of college and law school. Set in Mississippi inThe Road to Memphis describes three harrowing, unforgettable days in the life of an African-American high school girl dreaming of law school.

Caught up in the center of tense racial dramas unfolding around her, Cassie Logan is forced to confront the adult world as never before. A Coretta Scott King Author Award BookPages: The Road to Memphis is itself an important book because it lets readers see characters from Taylor's earlier books as they are on the verge of becoming adults.

Cassie and Stacey are no longer able to hide behind their father, David Logan, and go on a journey during which they must confront racial hatred directly. Set in Mississippi inThe Road to Memphis describes three harrowing, unforgettable days in the life of an African-American high school girl dreaming of law school.

Caught up in the center of tense racial dramas unfolding around her, Cassie Logan is forced to confront the adult world as never before. A Coretta Scott King Author Award Book%().

The Road to Memphis is the fourth installment of a historical fiction series written by author Mildred D. Taylor. While the previous books are set during the Great Depression, The Road to Memphis.

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Cassie is 17 years old and a senior in high school dreaming of going onto law school.5/5(5). The novel is set in (i.e.

during the WWII and well before the civil rights era) and depicts the life of a black family in the American South. I've seen The Road to Memphis advertised as adventure book for children ("age 10 and up"), but I'm not sure it can be classified as such/5(67).

In her 10th book, Mildred Taylor completes her sweeping saga about the Logan family of Mississippi, which is also the story of the civil rights movement in America of the 20th century. What listeners say about The Road to Memphis.

Average Customer Ratings. Overall. out of 5 stars out of 5 Stars 29 4 Stars 2 3 Stars 0 2 Stars 1. The Road to Memphis by Mildred D. Taylor Cassie Logan's personal courage serves her well during a dangerous trip in Stacey's read more 9 Total Resources 2 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books.

THE ROAD TO MEMPHIS. with Cassie and new soldier Clarence joining in the perilous journey, Stacey drives Moe to Memphis to catch a northbound train to safety. As in the other Logan stories, the painful, authentic, vividly portrayed injustices follow one after another, each making its point: Clarence's death after a white doctor refuses to Author: Mildred D.

Taylor. Carter, Betty. "The Land." Horn Book Magazine. 5 (): – Crowl, Chris. "The Land." English Journal. 1 (): Fogelman, Phyllis. "Mildred D.

Taylor. ‎"Cassie recounts harrowing events during late An engrossing picture of fine young people endeavoring to find the right way in a world that persistently wrongs them." -- /5(15). Check out this great listen on "Cassie recounts harrowing events during late An engrossing picture of fine young people endeavoring to find the right way in a world that persistently wrongs them." - Kirkus Reviews © Mildred D.

Taylor (P) Listening Library. Mildred D. Taylor is the author of nine novels including The Road to Memphis, Let the Circle Be Unbroken, The Land, The Well, and Roll of Thunder, Hear My books have won numerous awards, among them a Newbery Medal (for Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry), four Coretta Scott King Awards, and a Boston Globe-Horn Book book The Land was awarded the L.A.

Times Book Brand: Penguin Young Readers Group.About the Book In a black youth, sadistically teased by two white boys in rural Mississippi, severely injures one of them with a tire iron and enlists Cassie's help in trying to flee the state.The Road to Memphis by Mildred D.

Taylor As America hovers on the brink of World War II, Cassie Logan fights a battle closer to home--the battle of black against third book in the powerfully written Logan family saga finds the year-old Cassie Logan dreaming of .