Sources of light [electronic resource] / Margaret McMullan. - SHERLOC
Sources of light [electronic resource] / Margaret McMullan.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
9780547528717 (electronic bk.)
054752871X (electronic bk.)
1 online resource
Authors -- Indiana.
Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Photography -- Juvenile fiction.
Segregation -- Juvenile fiction.
Indiana Authors Award.
Mississippi -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Description based on print version record.
Indiana Authors Award, National winner, 2011
Young Hoosier Book Award, 2012-2013, 6-8 Nominee.
Fourteen-year-old Samantha and her mother move to Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962 after her father is killed in Vietnam, and during the year they spend there Sam encounters both love and hate as she learns about photography from a new friend of her mother's and witnesses the prejudice and violence of the segregationists of the South.