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School is Not White!, The

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Book Description
All they wanted was to learn. In Drew, Mississippi, in 1965, the schools were still segregated. The "all-black" schools were separate and unequal to "white" schools, lacking resources and support from the government. The Carters, a family of sharecroppers, had had enough. Mae Bertha and Matthew wanted their children to have an equal opportunity for a good education. So they sent their kids to the ... More
Book Information
PublisherHyperion Juvenile
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date08/10/2005
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About Doreen Rappaport (Author) : Doreen Rappaport is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Doreen Rappaport include Abe's Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Nobody Gonn... more
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About Curtis James (Illustrator) : Curtis James is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Curtis James include Freedom Ship, The School is Not White!: A True Story of the Civil Rights Movement, and Linda Brow... more
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