Song of the Trees – by Mildred Description:

Song of the Another powerful story in the Logan Family Saga and companion to Mildred D. Taylors Newbery Award-winning Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry. With the depression bearing down on her family there isnt much that Cassie Logan can count on anymore. But there is one thing that hasnt changed–the whispering trees outside her window. Cassies trees which have stood for centuries are a great source of comfort to her. But they are also worth a lot of money. With Cassies daddy gone to lay tracks for the railroad it seems like no one can stop Mr. Andersen from forcing Big Ma to sell their valuable trees. How can Cassie sit by and watch them disappear? The beloved heroine of Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry enchants us again in this story of strength and pride. A triumphant book…A true story truly told.–The New York Times Book Review Song of the Trees – by Mildred