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Title:
Who was Rosa Parks?
Author:
McDonough, Yona Zeldis.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Grosset & Dunlap, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
106 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.
Series:
Summary:
In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."
Language:
English
Contents:
Who was Rosa Parks? -- Down on the farm -- City lights -- Life with Raymond -- The call to action -- Back of the bus -- A visit to Highlander -- A new day -- "No riders today!" -- Moving ahead.
Reading Level:
700 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.8 1.0 141838.
ISBN:
9780448454429

9781451736618
Format :
Book

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In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement." This biography has black-and-white illustrations throughout.


Author Notes

Yona Zeldis McDonough is a longtime doll lover and collector. She is also an award-winning author who has published numerous books for children and adults. She presently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.