Mississippi Bridge by Mildred D Taylor
Book DescriptionSet in rural Mississippi in the era before Civil Rights, this is perhaps the most powerful story written by Newbery Medal winner Mildred Taylor. A group of late-arriving white passengers show up to get on a fully-loaded bus during a heavy rainstorm. The black passengers are forced off, but in a cruel twist of fate, the bus plunges over the side of the bridge near town. 10 line drawings.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780780712201
(193mm x 137mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Perfection Learning
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1992
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Mildred D Taylor
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, Hardback (January 2016)
Endpapers display photographs of the author and her family with descriptive notes pertaining to the novels about the Logan family.
Well, Hardback (September 1998)» View all books by Mildred D Taylor
During a drought, the Logan family shares its well water with all its neighbors, black and white alike. But David and Hammer find it hard to share with Charlie Simms, who torments them because they are black. "A brief but compelling story about prejudice and the saving power of human dignity".--"School Library Journal".
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