WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Mildred D.

Overview
Works: 130 works in 598 publications in 4 languages and 41,550 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Young adult works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: Interviewee, Dedicatee
Classifications: PZ7.T21723, [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 )
129 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 9,656 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 )
42 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and German and held by 4,654 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 )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 3,664 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 )
22 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 3,327 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 1998 in English and held by 3,014 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 )
14 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 2,870 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 )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 2,718 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 )
35 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 2,556 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 )
38 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black family living in Missippippi during the Depression of the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which its children do not understand
The gold Cadillac by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 2,176 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
The land by Mildred D Taylor ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 653 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 ( )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 644 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
Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Mildred D Taylor ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the poverty-stricken South of 1933, tells the story of a Black family's struggle to hold on to the land they have owned for three generations
The friendship and ; The gold Cadillac : two stories by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 523 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 )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 281 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 )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 225 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 )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 156 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
The friendship, and other stories by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Donnergrollen hör mein Schrei : Roman by Mildred D Taylor ( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 52 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
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 50 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
 
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Alternative Names
Taylor, Mildred 1943-
Taylor, Mildred D. 1943-...
Taylor, Mildred Delois 1943-
Languages
English (428)
German (12)
Spanish (7)
Chinese (3)
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