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Rosa / Nikki Giovanni ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.

By: Giovanni, Nikki
Contributor(s): Collier, Bryan [illustrator]
Publisher: New York : Holt, 2005Edition: 1st edDescription: [34] pages : color illustrations ; 29 cmSubject(s): Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 | African American women -- Alabama -- Biography | African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- History | African Americans -- Alabama -- Biography | Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Biography | Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- History | Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography | Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relationsAwards: Caldecott Medal/Honor, 2006 | Coretta Scott King Award, 2006Summary: Presents an illustrated account of Rosa Parks' refusal to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955, and the subsequent bus boycott by the black community.
List(s) this item appears in: Rich text picture books | Anti-racism books
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EAR-Giovanni (Browse shelf) Available T32952
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EAR-Giovanni (Browse shelf) Available T 2557

Includes fold-out pages.

Caldecott Medal/Honor

Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)

Wilson's Children

Book Links (A.L.A.), January 2008

Book Links-starred, September 2005

Booklist starred, June 2005

Library Media Connection starred, March 2006

Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), January 2006

Pub Weekly, August 2005

School Library Journal, September 2005

Wilson's Children, October 2006

Presents an illustrated account of Rosa Parks' refusal to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955, and the subsequent bus boycott by the black community.

M Fountas & Pinnell.

5.5 Reading level.

3-6 Interest level.

Caldecott Medal/Honor, 2006

Coretta Scott King Award, 2006

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