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White lilacs by Carolyn Meyer

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Texas

Subjects:

  • Race relations -- Fiction,
  • African Americans -- Fiction,
  • Texas -- Fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

In 1921 in Dillon, Texas, twelve-year-old Rose Lee sees trouble threatening her black community when the whites decide to take the land there for a park and forcibly relocate the black families to an ugly stretch of territory outside the town.

Edition Notes

StatementCarolyn Meyer.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M5685 Whi 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination242 p.:
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1726429M
ISBN 100152006419, 0152006265
LC Control Number92030503

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Find books like White Lilacs from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked White Lilacs also liked: Out of the Dust, Iqbal. About the Book 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. White Lilacs by Carolyn Meyer Lesson Plans, Teaching Guides, & more. Advertisement. Resources for Teachers: Teaching Ideas. Adolescent Literature As A Complement to the Classics Volume 3 (Christopher-Gordon) Editor: Joan F. Kaywell. Print from Amzn. Test or Quiz. Rose Lee’s beloved grandfather gardener ‘Jim’ in White Lilacs, and indeed the title of the book itself, is based upon Henry Taylor of Quakertown. Taylor was a cowboy on a Decatur ranch who, like many others, moved his family to Denton in so his five children could attend the Fred Douglass ‘Free Colored’ School for African.