WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Mildred D.

Overview
Works: 138 works in 673 publications in 15 languages and 41,620 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Young adult works  Children's audiobooks  Drama  History  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Television interviews 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Dedicatee
Classifications: PS3570.A9463, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mildred D Taylor
Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

175 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 10,122 WorldCat member 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 )

53 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,535 WorldCat member 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 )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and German and held by 3,638 WorldCat member 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 )

27 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and held by 3,230 WorldCat member 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 )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 2,958 WorldCat member 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 )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 2,800 WorldCat member 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
Mississippi bridge by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Swedish and held by 2,628 WorldCat member 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 )

34 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and held by 2,495 WorldCat member 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
Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Mildred D Taylor( Recording )

43 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year -- the year of the night riders and the burnings, the year a white girl humiliates Cassie in public simply because she's black -- to show Cassie that having a place of their own is the Logan family's lifeblood. It is the land that gives the Logans their courage and pride -- no matter how others may degrade them, the Logans possess something no one can take away
The gold Cadillac by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 2,096 WorldCat member 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 by Mildred D Taylor( Visual )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 646 WorldCat member 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 road to Memphis by Mildred D Taylor( )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member 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 land by Mildred D Taylor( Recording )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member 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 friendship and ; The gold Cadillac : two stories by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member 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
Let the circle be unbroken by Mildred D Taylor( Recording )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four black children living in rural Mississippi during the depression, experience racial prejudice and hard times, but, in order to survive, learn self-respect and pride from their parents
Lloro por la tierra by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black family living in the South during the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which its children do not understand
Roll of thunder, hear my cry : and related readings by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black family living in the South during the 1930's 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 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This literature unit is used with Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, by Mildred D. Taylor. Included are sample lesson plans, biographical sketch of the author, book summary, book report ideas and more
The friendship and other stories by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories describing life in the southern United States for Black Americans before the Civil Rights movement, contrasting the warmth of family life with the harsh reality of racism, segregation and oppression. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Roll of thunder, hear my cry : study guide by Mildred D Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggests activities to be used in the classroom to accompany the reading of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
 
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Alternative Names
Mildred D. Taylor Amerikaans schrijfster

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Mildred D. Taylor amerikansk skribent

Mildred D. Taylor écrivaine américaine

Mildred D. Taylor escritora estadounidense

Taylor, Mildred 1943-

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Taylor, Mildred Delois 1943-

میلدرد دی. تیلور نویسنده آمریکایی

테일러, 밀드레드 D

テーラー, ミルドレッド・D

密爾德瑞·泰勒

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Let the circle be unbrokenThe landThe road to MemphisThe friendshipThe well : David's storyMississippi bridgeSong of the treesRoll of thunder, hear my cry