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Abby Takes a Stand
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Author Patricia McKissack
Illustrator Gordon C. James
Country USA
Language English
Series Scraps of Time
Subject Children's literature, Historical Fiction
Published 2005 (Viking Press)
Media type Print (hardback, paperback)
Pages 104
ISBN 9780670060115
OCLC 56591046

Abby Takes a Stand is a 2005 book by Patricia McKissack. It is the first book in the Scraps of Time series and is predominantly set in the 1960s. It concerns an African-American grandmother, Abby, talking with some of her young relatives about the time she was a young girl in Nashville, Tennessee, her experiences with racial segregation, and her involvement with the Civil Rights Movement.

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