This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Racism - This is a theme of the book. This is biased views against another person, whether it be due to race, gender, or appearance, that is not often based in scientific truth but in cultural beliefs.
Jackson, Mississippi - This is the main setting of the book.
The Civil Rights Movement - This is the name of a period of time and event in American history in which a series of protests, boycotts, and marches led to a change in the laws that impacted the treatment of African-Americans.
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