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Taylor, Mildred D
New York : Dial Books, 1987.
IL 3-6 RL 4.2
ISBN 0803703422
When their father drives home a 1950 Cadillac, Lois and Wilma are thrilled. They cannot believe their family owns such an amazing car. Their mother has a different opinion. She believes that the purchase is a waste of money and refuses to ride in the car. When their father decides to take a family trip to visit relatives in Mississippi, their mother reluctantly agrees to go. They should have listened when friends warned them that it wasn't safe for an African American family to drive an expensive automobile into the deep South. Remember, this was in the days before the Civil Rights movement. Find out what awaits the family in THE GOLD CADILLAC.
SUBJECTS:     African Americans  -- Fiction
                        Prejudices  -- Fiction
                        Southern States  --Race relations -- Fiction


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