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Author Hudson, Wade, author.

Title Defiant : growing up in the Jim Crow South / Wade Hudson.

Publication Info. New York : Crown Books for Young Readers, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Hudson,W HUD    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Hudson,W HUD    Available
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1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xi, 258 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 255).
Contents Defiant dreams -- Civil rights and protests -- The Mary Street boys -- The beginning -- Starting a family -- Mischief -- Preschool at Miss Lizzie B's -- Hello, Desoto Parish Training School -- The other Mansfield -- Making the grades -- TV, radio, and rock and roll -- Family crisis -- A team of our own -- Church-going time -- An incident to remember -- A new school -- The wedding of the year -- This little light of mine -- A new Desoto -- The playwright -- The end of baseball -- Awakening -- Last year -- Graduation -- Goodbyes -- Moving on -- Joining the struggle -- Paying the cost -- Afterword.
Summary "The memoir of Wade Hudson, a Black man and Civil Rights activist who came of age in the 1960s at the height of the Civil Rights Movement"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Hudson, Wade -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers -- Louisiana -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American boys -- Louisiana -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Louisiana -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Coming of age -- Juvenile literature.
Mansfield (La.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literarure.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Title Growing up in the Jim Crow South
ISBN 9780593126356 hardcover
0593126351 hardcover
9780593126363 library binding
059312636X library binding
9780593126387 (trade paperback)
0593126386 (trade paperback)

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