$66 Summer: A Novel of the Segregated South
- Author: John Armistead
- Publisher: MILKWEED
- Published: May 2006
- ISBN-10: 1571316639
- ISBN-13: 9781571316639
- Format: Paperback
- Size: 5.5 X 8 X 0.75
- Weight: 0.65 lbs.
- Copyright: 2000
- Subject: JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism
Our Price: $8.00
While working in his grandmother's store in Obadiah, Alabama, during the summer of 1955, thirteen-year-old George becomes friends with two Black children with whom he stumbles onto evidence of a violent death.
A 13-year old is introduced to the devastating effects of racism while spending the summer with his grandmother in 1955 Alabama. "Armistead's honest dialogue and believable characterizations add resonance to the timeless theme of injustice," wrote PW. Ages 8-13. (June) Copyright 2006 Reed Business Information.
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