Winner of the Newbery Medal, this remarkably shifting novel has inspired the hearts and minds of hundreds of thousands of readers.

Set in Mississippi on the peak of the Despair, that is the tale of 1 circle of relatives’s combat to care for their integrity, satisfaction, and independence within the face of racism and social injustice. And additionally it is Cassie’s tale—Cassie Logan, an unbiased woman who discovers over the process the most important 12 months why having land of their very own is so the most important to the Logan circle of relatives, whilst she learns to attract energy from her personal experience of dignity and self-appreciate.

* “[A] bright tale…. Completely via its personal inside construction, the unconventional displays the wealthy internal rewards of black satisfaction, love, and independence.”—Booklist, starred review