ENOCH. by Raymond, Charles.


Edition: First printing.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1969. dj. Hardcover first edition - The story of 12-year-old Enoch Parnell's experience when his family moves into a balck ghetto - where his father has just bought a hardware store - and where Enoch is one of the few white boys. The tensions - between Enoch and the black gangs, between Enoch and his parents - accelerate, although his family is befriended by a black handyman who helps them adjust. Interesting story for older children about race relations and civil rights, culmininating in the riots that followed the assassination of Martin Luther King. Illustrated by Marvin Friedman. 185 pp.

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket (some edgewear to dj.)

Book ID: 32814
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