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Kate Chopin

Writer (February 08, 1850 - August 22, 1904)
Nationality: American
Kate Chopin shocked critics and readers with her second novel The Awakening. After her death, however, her writing began to garner more appreciation, solidifying her reputation as a leading feminist Southern author.
Reproduced by permission.
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry is an award-winning novel by Mildred D. Taylor. Inspired by her parents' struggle in a segregated society and her childhood memories of racism, the book is about the life of a black family living in the Depression-era south

Works by Taylor, Mildred D.

The Toledo Blade. Reproduced by permission.

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