The Land (Puffin Teenage Books)

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Paul-Edward is the son of a wealthy white plantation owner and a former slave mother. Though his heritage is not unusual, for it is the time of the American Civil War, his upbringig is. His father makes sure that he and his sister enjoy many of the same privileges as their white half-brothers. Paul-Henry dreams of owning land every bit as good as his father's and, after a rash act of rebellion, leaves his family and vows to succeed on his own. Life is difficult for a young black person in 1880sMississippi but Paul-Edward discovers his own strength, makes true friendships and even falls in love as he eventually fulfils his dream. Paul-Edward is the grandfather of Cassie Logan, the heroine of ROLL OF THUNDER, HEAR MY CRY and its sequels.

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Taylor's gift for combining history and storytelling is as evident here as in her other stories about the Logan family. ("Publishers Weekly", starred review)

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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, The Land, Mildred Delois Taylor, Paul-Edward is the son of a wealthy white plantation owner and a former slave mother. Though his heritage is not unusual, for it is the time of the American Civil War, his upbringing is. His father makes sure that he and his sister enjoy many of the same privileges as their white half-brothers. Paul-Henry dreams of owning land every bit as good as his father's and, after a rash act of rebellion, leaves his family and vows to succeed on his own. Life is difficult for a young black person in 1880s Mississippi but Paul-Edward discovers his own strength, makes true friendships and even falls in love as he eventually fulfils his dream. Paul-Edward is the grandfather of Cassie Logan, the heroine of "Roll Of Thunder", "Hear My Cry" and its sequels. Bookseller Inventory # B9780141314594

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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd Nov 2002, 2002. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 197x129x27 mm. Neuware - The prequel to the 'Roll Of Thunder, Hear My Cry', starring the grandfather of heroine of the 'Newbery Medal'-winning book, Cassie. Set during the American Civil War, 'The Land' tells the story of Paul-Edward, son of a white plantation owner and a former slave, who is determined, despite his colour, to own as much land as his father. Readership level: 11+. 400 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780141314594

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