It the Logan kids first day of school .They walk to school. The Logan's kids school get new books for their school.Little Man and Cassie Later get In trouble for refusing the books because of a racist comment inside cover of the book.
Papa comes home with a friend
Papa comes home and brings a man who was fired from the railroad named Mr. Morrison is hiding, he is also protecting the family and find himself a new family in the Logan's.
The Logan kids dig up a hole for the white children bus can crash into so that won't slash them anymore.
A Trip to Strawberry
Cassie gets to go to Strawberry for the first time. Cassie ends up experiencing racism for the first time. Then she accidentally bumps into Lilian Jean and is forced to apologize.
Cassie revenge on Lillian Jean
Cassie blackmails and beats up Lilian Jean after she makes a master plan to get revenge on Lilian Jean by becoming "close" to her and learning all her secrets about her and her brothers.
T.J. begins hanging out with the Wallace boys and becomes a thief. In March T.J. is beaten after breaking into a store
Mama get Fired
Mama (Mrs. Logan) fired because she wasn't teaching what was in the book and the education board didn't like how she was teaching history class.
What A Surprise
Papa, Mr. Morrison ambushed by the Wallaces. Papa's leg is broken meaning he can't return to the Railroads. Mr. Morrison beats up the Wallaces. Uncle Hammer comes a little later to give them money to pay taxes to keep the land by selling his car.
The Fire !!!
papa starts the fire of his own land for a form of distraction to rescue T.J from his lynching destroying half of their land.