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Mississippi trial, 1955, Chris Crowe

Label
Mississippi trial, 1955
Title
Mississippi trial, 1955
Statement of responsibility
Chris Crowe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Mississippi in 1955, a sixteen-year-old finds himself at odds with his grandfather over issues surrounding the kidnapping and murder of a fourteen-year-old African American from Chicago
Summary
In Mississippi in 1955, a sixteen-year-old finds himself at odds with his grandfather over issues surrounding the kidnapping and murder of a fourteen-year-old African American from Chicago
Award
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Young Adult Fiction, 2003.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2005.
  • Jefferson Cup Award, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
Awards note
American Library Association-YA (2003); Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Sciences (2003); International Reading Association Award.
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081996
Cataloging source
UBY
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Crowe, Chris
Dewey number
Fic
Index
no index present
Intended audience
870
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C8853845
LC item number
Mi 2003
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870
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 8
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True
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  • Till, Emmett
  • Grandfathers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Racism
  • African Americans
  • Mississippi
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Mississippi trial, 1955, Chris Crowe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in the United States of America by Phyllis Fogelman Books, an imprint of Penguin Putnam Inc., 2002"--Verso t.p
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780142501924
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780142501924
  • (OCoLC)54406147
Label
Mississippi trial, 1955, Chris Crowe
Publication
Note
"First published in the United States of America by Phyllis Fogelman Books, an imprint of Penguin Putnam Inc., 2002"--Verso t.p
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780142501924
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780142501924
  • (OCoLC)54406147

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