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Crow

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IL: MG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 10
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The summer of 1898 is filled with ups and downs for 11-year-old Moses. He's growing apart from his best friend, his superstitious Boo-Nanny butts heads constantly with his pragmatic, educated father, and his mother is reeling from the discovery of a family secret. Yet there are good times, too. He's teaching his grandmother how to read. For the first time she's sharing stories about her life as a slave. And his father and his friends are finally getting the respect and positions of power they've earned in the Wilmington, North Carolina, community. But not everyone is happy with the political changes at play and some will do anything, including a violent plot against the government, to maintain the status quo. One generation away from slavery, a thriving African American community--enfranchised and emancipated--suddenly and violently loses its freedom in turn of the century North Carolina when a group of local politicians stages the only successful coup d'etat in US history.
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9780375969287
037586928
9780375869280
9780375873676
9780375982705
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.4, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
800L
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Grouped Work ID 564d5099-695e-b8b0-a362-a611fededb9d
Full title crow
Author wright barbara
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-25 23:46:03PM

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display_description In 1898, Moses Thomas's summer vacation does not go exactly as planned as he contends with family problems and the ever-changing alliances among his friends at the same time as he is exposed to the escalating tension between the African-American and white communities of Wilmington, North Carolina.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- North Carolina -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Race relations -- Juvenile fiction, Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Crow
title_full Crow, Crow / Barbara Wright
title_short Crow
title_sub
topic_facet African Americans, Families, Friendship, Historical Fiction, History, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Race relations