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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Realistic (fiction), Trade Book , Lexile: 920

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry chronicles one year in the lives of the Logan family as they struggle to keep their land in depression-era Mississippi despite overt racism and violence against African-Americans. Cassie has grown up secure in her family's love and the ownership of their land. However, an attack on a local African-American family upsets Cassie's familiar world. Cassie gets caught up in a cycle of violence and revenge. She must face the reality of her time, and learn how to survive with the support of family and friends.