The road to Memphis (X)
Source:Dial Books, Volume 1st, New York, p.290 (1990)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3570 .A9463 R63 1990
Keywords:Afro-Americans--Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, 1991, Mississippi--Fiction, Prejudices--Fiction, Race relations--Fiction
Summary: Sadistically teased by two white boys in 1940's rural Mississippi, a black youth severely injures one of the boys with a tire iron and enlists Cassie's help in trying to flee the state.
Lexile measure 670; ages 12-up; book level 4.5; general fiction