As the civil rights movement in the South gains momentum in 1963, the black residents, including Addie Ann Pickett, in the small town of Kuckachoo, Mississippi, begin their own courageous struggle for racial justice.
2010-2011 Lamplighter Award
Reading Level: 5.0
Published by Random House Children's Books
Copyright December 21, 2009
ISBN# 9780440422099 (PB)