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Author Crandall, Susan.

Title Whistling past the graveyard : [a novel] / Susan Crandall.

Pub Info New York : Gallery Books, 2013.

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LOCATION Call No. STATUS
 Tamarack Fiction   FICTION CRANDALL    DUE 10-23-17
Descript 308 p. ; 24 cm.
Note Subtitle from cover.
Summary Fleeing her strict grandmother's home in 1963 Mississippi, nine-year-old Starla Claudelle becomes an unlikely companion to an African-American woman at whose side she learns harsh lessons about segregation and family.
Subject Girls -- Mississippi -- Fiction.
Runaway children -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Mississippi -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre Bildungsromans.
ISBN 9781476707723 (hc.)
1476707723 (hc.)