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A thousand never evers [electronic resource] / Shana Burg.

Authors: Burg, Shana.
Call number: eAudiobook
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Listening Library, 2008.
Publication date: 2008.
Subject: Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
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Title: A thousand never evers [electronic resource] / Shana Burg.
Performer note: Read by Kenya Brome.
Target audience note: Age group: ages 9-12.
Grade range: grade 4 - grade 8.
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 8:07:49.
Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 116844 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Summary note: A bold work of historical fiction about one African American girl who finds her voice in segregated Mississippi. In Kuckachoo, Mississippi, 1963, Addie Ann Pickett worships her brother Elias and follows in his footsteps by attending the black junior high school. But when her careless act leads to her brother's disappearance and possible murder, Addie Ann, Mama, and Uncle Bump struggle with not knowing if he's dead or alive. Then a good deed meant to unite Kuckachoo sets off a chain of explosive events. Addie Ann knows Old Man Adams left his land to the white and black people to plant a garden and reap its bounty together, but the mayor denies it. On garden picking day, Addie Ann's family is sorely tested. Through tragedy, she finds the voice to lead a civil rights march all her own, and maybe change the future for her people.
Awards note: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2011-2012, 6-8 Nominee.
Genre: Electronic audiobooks.
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Listening Library.
Available in other form: Original
ISBN: 9780739367438 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
0739367439 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
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Bib No.: 1305226

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