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Mayfield Crossing

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Nine-year-old Meg learns some painful lessons about prejudice and what it means to be different when she has to change schools. Stressing that prejudice is chiefly the product of ignorance, Nelson demonstrates the importance of family values and the power of nonviolent resolutions. Well-written and timely.--Publishers Weekly.
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Grouped Work ID 78862354-dab7-9fd8-c739-67b5d62180e5
Full title mayfield crossing
Author nelson vaunda micheaux
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-12-19 00:08:19AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 01:04:05AM

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author Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux.
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display_description When the school in Mayfield Crossing is closed, the students are sent to larger schools. The black children encounter racial prejudice for the first time. Only baseball seems a possibility for drawing people together.
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publishDate 1993
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subject_facet Baseball -- Fiction, Prejudices. -- Fiction, Race relations. -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display Mayfield Crossing
title_full Mayfield Crossing / by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; with illustrations by Leonard Jenkins
title_short Mayfield Crossing
topic_facet Baseball, Fiction, Prejudices, Race relations, Schools