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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, by Mildred Taylor

Review by Arthur Balva Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, centered on a carefree 9-year old girl Cassie Logan, is a heartbreaking yet enjoyable book. The story is set in 1939 in Mississippi, where the Logan family live, a state dominated by whites and only whites. However, Cassie’s family has an advantage over their fellow blacks. […]

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Under a Painted Sky, by Stacey Lee

Review by Reid Dye All Samantha wanted to do was to move back to New York with her father and pursue her music, which was hard enough for a Chinese girl in Missouri in 1849.  Then a tragic accident leaves her with nothing but herself, and then she accidentally murders her landlord in self defense.  […]

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