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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

by Mildred D. Taylor

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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry takes place during the 1930's in rural Mississippi.  The white people of Mississippi are very racist, which has a great impact on Cassie Logan and her African American family.  In the events of one turbulent year, the Logan's valiantly struggle to keep their family farm.  The story moves with growing suspense, describing the conflict Cassie and her family have with the surrounding prejudice.