15 January 2018

15 Books About Civil Rights #resist

My Country, 'Tis of Thee: How One Song Reveals the History of Civil Rights
written by Claire Rudolf Murphy, images by Bryan Collier

My Name Is Truth: The Life of Sojourner Truth
written by Ann Turner, images by James Ransome

New Shoes
written by Susan Lynn Meyer, images by Eric Velasquez

Peaceful Protest: The Life of Nelson Mandela
written by Yona Zeldis McDonough, images by Malcah Zeldis

A Picture Book of Rosa Parks
written by David A. Adler, images by Robert Casilla

The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
written by Steve Sheinkin

1960s: Rebels
written by Dorothy and Tom Hoobler

Ron's Big Mission
written by Rose Blue and Corinne J. Naden, images by Don Tate

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement
written by Carole Boston Weatherford, images by Ekua Holmes

We March
written and illustrated by Shane W. Evans

When Thunder Comes: Poems for Civil Rights Leaders
written by J. Patrick Lewis, images by R. Gregory Christie, et al.

As Good As Anybody: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel's Amazing March Toward Freedom
written by Richard Michelson, images by Raúl Colón

Birmingham, 1963
written by Carole Boston Weatherford

Black and White: The Confrontation Between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bull" Connor
written by Larry Dane Brimner

A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina's Dream
written by Kristy Dempsey, images by Floyd Cooper

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