Taylor, Mildred D.
Most widely held works about Mildred D Taylor
Most widely held works by Mildred D Taylor
Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
156 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 5,684 libraries worldwide
A black family living in Mississippi during the Depression of the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which its children do not understand.
Let the circle be unbroken by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
43 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 3,750 libraries worldwide
Four black children growing up in rural Mississippi during the Depression experience racial antagonisms and hard times, but learn from their parents the pride and self-respect they need to survive.
The land by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
30 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3,344 libraries worldwide
After the Civil War Paul, the son of a white father and a black mother, finds himself caught between the two worlds of colored folks and white folks as he pursues his dream of owning land of his own.
The road to Memphis by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 3,294 libraries worldwide
Sadistically teased by two white boys in 1940's rural Mississippi, a black youth severely injures one of the boys with a tire iron and enlists Cassie's help in trying to flee the state.
The friendship by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 2,686 libraries worldwide
Four children witness a confrontation between an elderly black man and a white storekeeper in rural Mississippi in the 1930s.
The well : David's story by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 2,570 libraries worldwide
In Mississippi in the early 1900s ten-year-old David Logan's family generously shares their well water with both white and black neighbors in an atmosphere of potential racial violence. Narrated by Cassie's father as a boy, The Well is "a brief but compelling novel about . . .the saving power of human dignity."
Mississippi bridge by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 2,371 libraries worldwide
During a heavy rainstorm in 1930s rural Mississippi, a ten-year-old white boy sees a bus driver order all the black passengers off a crowded bus to make room for late-arriving white passengers and then set off across the raging Rosa Lee River.
Song of the trees by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
During the Depression, a rural black family deeply attached to the forest on their land tries to save it from being cut down by an unscrupulous white man.
The gold Cadillac by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 1,949 libraries worldwide
Two black girls living in the North are proud of their family's beautiful new Cadillac until they take it on a visit to the South and encounter racial prejudice for the first time.
Roll of thunder, hear my cry ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
In Mississippi, during the Great Depression of the 1930's, the Logans are one of the few Black families who own their own land. Nine-year-old Cassie Logan doesn't understand why her parents attach so much importance to this, any more than she understands the Night Riders, white men who terrorize her people.
The friendship and ; The gold Cadillac : two stories by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Two powerful stories in one volume. The friendship: Cassie Logan tells the haunting story of a neighbor in Mississippi, Mr. Tom Bee, who dares to call a white storekeeper by his first name. A long time ago Mr. Tom Bee had saved the white man's life. But when Mr. Bee puts their friendship to the test, something terrible--and unforgettable--happens. The gold Cadillac: 'Lois and her sister Wilma are proud that the family will be driving in it all the way from Ohio to Mississippi. But as they travel deeper into the rural South, there are no admiring glances for the wonderful car, only suspicion and anger for the black man behind the wheel. For the first time in their lives, 'Lois and her sister find out what it's like to be scared because of the color of their skin.
The friendship, and other stories by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
The land : prequel to Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Paul-Edward, son of a white plantation owner and a slave mother of African-Indian heritage, follows his dream of owning his own land through hard work and determination.
Lloro por la tierra : y lecturas afines by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A black family living in the South during the 1930s are faced with prejudice and discrimination which their children don't understand.
A literature unit for Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Michael H Levin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The well by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Roman - racisme - sécheresse.
Donnergrollen hör mein Schrei : Roman by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 15 libraries worldwide
In Mississippi during the Great Depression of the 1930's, the Logans are one of the few black families who own their own land. Nine year old Cassie Logan doesn't understand why her parents attach so much importance to this, any more than she understands the Night Riders-- white men who terrorize her people.
Der Brunnen Davids Geschichte by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in German and held by 13 libraries worldwide
History of Wayne County, West Virginia by Mildred Taylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Donnergrollen, hör mein Schrei'n Roman by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 libraries worldwide
African American authors African American children African American families African Americans Americans Audiobooks Audiobooks Authors, American Biography Blacks Brothers and sisters Children's audiobooks Country life Criticism, interpretation, etc. Depressions Domestic fiction, American Drama Droughts Ethiopia Families Feature films Fiction Film adaptations Historical fiction, American History Honesty Juvenile works Large type books Literature Logan family (Fictitious characters : Taylor) Manners and customs Mississippi Newbery Medal Ohio Poor Prejudices Race relations Racially mixed people Racism Short stories Sound recordings Southern States Talking books Taylor, Mildred D Threats Trees United States Young adult fiction, American Young adult works Youth
Taylor, Mildred, 1943-
Taylor, Mildred Delois 1943-
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