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.
- Paperback | 242 pages
- 114.3 x 175.26 x 17.78mm | 181.44g
- 01 Jan 2007
- Harcourt Paperbacks
- United States
"Poignant and tender."--"Publishers Weekly"