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The Resource The road to Memphis, Mildred D. Taylor

The road to Memphis, Mildred D. Taylor

Label
The road to Memphis
Title
The road to Memphis
Statement of responsibility
Mildred D. Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1941 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
Member of
Summary
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
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1991.
  • Thumbs Up! Award (Michigan), 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
080952
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Mildred D
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 12 and up"--Page 4 of cover
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Logan family (Mildred D. Taylor)
Series volume
0005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race relations
  • Prejudices
  • African Americans
  • Mississippi
  • Race relations
  • Prejudices
  • African Americans
  • Mississippi
  • African Americans
  • Prejudices
  • Race relations
  • Mississippi
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The road to Memphis, Mildred D. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A fine new car -- Friendships -- The hunt -- Down home farewell -- Incident in Strawberry -- Escape from Jackson -- The road to Memphis -- The Memphis prince -- A final farewell
Control code
ocm25411748
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781101997550
Lccn
92006051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25411748
Label
The road to Memphis, Mildred D. Taylor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A fine new car -- Friendships -- The hunt -- Down home farewell -- Incident in Strawberry -- Escape from Jackson -- The road to Memphis -- The Memphis prince -- A final farewell
Control code
ocm25411748
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781101997550
Lccn
92006051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25411748

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