Publication Date: Jan 30, 2018 List Price: $14.99 (store prices may vary) Format: Paperback Classification: Children’s Page Count: 208 ISBN13: 9781338136890 Imprint: Scholastic Press
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Parent Company: Scholastic Inc.
In this accessible guide with an introduction by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay, Marley Dias explores activism, social justice, volunteerism, equity and inclusion, and using social media for good. Drawing from her experience, Marley shows kids how they can galvanize their strengths to make positive changes in their communities, while getting support from parents, teachers, and friends to turn dreams into reality. Focusing on the importance of literacy and diversity, Marley offers suggestions on book selection, and delivers hands-on strategies for becoming a lifelong reader.