Mildred D. Taylor
Fiction, Speculative Fiction, Children's Literature, Historical Fiction
The Land is a novel written by Mildred D. Taylor. It is the fifth and final book of the Logan Family saga that began with Song of the Trees. It is a prequel to the whole series that recounts the life of Cassie Logan's grandfather Paul as he grows from a nine-year-old boy into a man in his mid-twenties. This book won the 2002 Coretta Scott King Author Award and the 2002 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction.