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Moore, Yvette
New York : Orchard Books, 1991
ISBN 0140360174
Sheryl Williams is a fourteen year old with only one thing on her mind -- to become a "fly girl". The Wingate High cheerleaders are the most popular girls in school. Nothing else matters in her life. That is until her family takes a trip to visit relatives in North Carolina. Here she experiences the segregation that exists for African Americans in the 1960's. She finds it hard to believe that her family is discriminated against so blatantly. She knows she must do something to help. But how an one young lady make a difference? Read FREEDOM SONGS to find out.
SUBJECTS:     Civil rights -- Southern States -- Fiction
                        Uncles -- Fiction
                        African Americans -- Fiction
                        Prejudices -- Fiction


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