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Loving vs. Virginia : a documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case  Cover Image Book Book

Loving vs. Virginia : a documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case / by Patricia Hruby Powell ; artwork by Shadra Strickland.


Written in blank verse, the story of Mildred Loving, an African American girl, and Richard Loving, a Caucasian boy, who challenge the Virginia law forbidding interracial marriages in the 1950s.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781452125909
  • ISBN: 1452125902
  • ISBN: 9781549045684
  • ISBN: 1549045687
  • Physical Description: 260 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-253).
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.4 3.0 186105.
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 4.4 3.0 186105.
Awards Note:
Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject: Loving, Richard Perry > Trials, litigation, etc. > Fiction.
Loving, Mildred Jeter > Trials, litigation, etc. > Fiction.
Interracial marriage > Law and legislation > Virginia > Fiction.
Virginia > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Virginia > Race relations > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Genre: Novels in verse.
Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch YA POWEL P (Text) 33126025438536 YA Fiction Available -
Erlanger Branch YA POWEL P (Text) 33126025438544 YA Fiction Available -

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