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Melba Pattillo Beals Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Beals's Book Reviews

Warriors Don't Cry
Warrior's Don't Cry is the story of Melba Pattillo, a young girl living in Arkansas during the time of segregation. The main focus of the story is about Melba Pattillo and her fellow students who were part of the Little Rock Nine - the students that dared to be a part of Arkansas' first attempt at integration in public schools. The case, Brown vs. The Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, was heard before the U.S. Supreme Court. The case was quite c...