Mildred D. Taylor is the author of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry in addition to several other books with the same setting. Open the file below to learn more about her and what inspired her to write these books. When you're finished reading the selection, answer questions 1.1 - 1.11 on your worksheet.




To see what other books Mildred Taylor has written, go to Amazon.com and answer question 1.12.

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www.ou.edu



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