The Question and Answer section for Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Mr. Granger was too important and influential to beat in the courtroom. Papa knew that going that route wouldn't gain anything.
Mildred Taylor does not end the novel with a black and white issue, she ends it with a moral issue. The novel concludes with a troubled, young man being sent to jail, where he will await trial and likely a guilty verdict. It isn't about the color,...