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...
Age Range: 8 - 12 years
Grade Level: 3 - 7
Lexile Measure: 0830
Paperback: 320 pages
Publisher: Yearling; 1 edition (December 22, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.8 x 7.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 717150
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It's one thing to read about prejudice and injustice and totally different to experience it personally.A Thousand Never Evers introduces young readers to these painful realities through the eyes of twelve-year-old Addie Ann.Shana Burg manages to conj...
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.From the Hardcover edition.