New York, N.Y. Dial Books for Young Readers, 2016. Kadir Nelson. 40th Anniversary Edition. Boards. 8vo, blue boards with copper lettering on spine, Newberry Gold Medal seal on front cover, full color frontispiece portrait of family by Kadir Nelson, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) art by Nelson, photographic montage as endpapers, 276 pages + [2:blanks],  Mildred D. Taylor's Family Album,  About the Author. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #4507
ROLL OF THUNDER, HEAR MY CRY is a 1976 novel by Mildred D. Taylor set in Mississippi during the Jim Crow and Depression era. It is a sequel to her 1975 novella Song of the Trees. The novel won the 1977 Newbery Medal. It is followed by two more sequels, Let the Circle Be Unbroken , The Road to Memphis (1990), and a prequel to the Logan family saga, The Land (2001).
EXCEPTIONAL NARRATIVE IN COMPARABLE CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean with sharp and bright dust jacket.