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She Persisted: Coretta Scott King
by Kelly Starling Lyons, Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger

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    List Price: $14.99
    Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    Target Age Group: Early Reader
    ISBN13: 9780593353509
    Imprint: Philomel Books
    Publisher: Penguin Random House
    Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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    Hardcover Description:Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger comes a chapter book series about women who spoke up and rose up against the odds—including Coretta Scott King!

    In this chapter book biography by award-winning author Kelly Starling Lyons, readers learn about the amazing life of Coretta Scott King—and how she persisted.

    Coretta Scott King is known for being the wife of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., but she was a civil rights activist and leader in her own right! She was a singer and an author too, and her work made a difference for Black Americans and for all women for decades to come.

    Complete with an introduction from Chelsea Clinton, black-and-white illustrations throughout, and a list of ways that readers can follow in Coretta Scott King’s footsteps and make a difference!



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