|Format:||Print Book 2007|
|Availability:||Unavailable 0 of 1 copy|
Young Rose Lee Jefferson is shocked to learn that the white residents of Dillon, Texas, want to raze the city's black enclave, Freedomtown, and build a park in its place. Rose Lee and the other residents of Freedomtown cannot bear the thought of losing their homes. But fighting the city's plans could be costly--or even life threatening. Will the families of Freedomtown be able to save their thriving community? Includes a reader's guide.
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African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Texas -- History -- 1865-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Texas -- History -- 1865-1950 -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Orlando :Harcourt, Inc.,2007
|Edition||First Harcourt paperback edition.|
Includes discussion questions.
242 pages : illustration, map ; 18 cm