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Taylor, Mildred D.
New York : Dial Books, 1990.
IL YA RL 6.9
ISBN 0803703406
Cassie is looking forward to returning to school following a long illness. The country is abuzz with talk of war but Cassie is just worried about her life as a young African American is Mississippi. When Cassie's friend Moe gets in a fight with some white boys, Cassie knows that Moe must leave Mississippi because there is no way he'll get a fair trial there. A group of friends set out to drive Moe to Memphis so he can catch a train to Chicago. Along the way, they face prejudice and intolerance.
SUBJECTS:     Race relations  -- Fiction
                        Prejudices  -- Fiction
                        African Americans  -- Fiction
                        Mississippi  -- Fiction


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