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The Glory Field, Walter Dean Myers

This family saga covers 250 years and comprises five sections, each of which focuses on a teenage character from successive generations of the Lewis family. As this African American family struggles for freedom and dignity, it is united around its precious possession of land—the Glory Field. The stories within this saga also examine issues of growing up and what it means to be part of a family.

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