by Nikki Giovanni, Illustrated by Bryan Collier
Publication Date: Dec 26, 2007
List Price: $7.99
Format: Paperback, 40 pages
Age: 4 - 8
Imprint: Square Fish
Parent Company: Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck
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Fifty years after her refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, city bus, Mrs. Rosa Parks is still one of the most important figures in the American civil rights movement. This tribute to Mrs. Parks is a celebration of her courageous action and the events that followed.Award-winning poet, writer, and activist Nikki Giovanni’s evocative text combines with Bryan Collier’s striking cut-paper images to retell the story of this historic event from a wholly unique and original perspective.
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