Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation

Andrea Davis Pinkney

Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation

Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation

Andrea Davis Pinkney

The acclaimed husband-and-wife team focuses on the human elements of the Montgomery bus boycott following the 1955 arrest of Rosa Parks: the struggle to keep walking as the seasons changed, the crowded city streets, and the gathering numbers of the determined boycotters. Lue lisää

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    • Kustantaja Greenwillow Books
    • ISBN 9780060821180
    • Tuotekoodi 9780060821180
    • Kirjoittajat Andrea Davis Pinkney
    • Kuvittajat Brian, Pinkney
    • Kieli Englanti
    • Ilmestymispäivä 01.10.2008
    • Ikäsuositus alkaen 4
    • Ikäsuositus päättyen 8
    • Luokka-aste P - 03
    • Sivumäärä 36
    • Asiasanat People & Places - United States - African-American; Historical - United States - 20th Century
    • Pituus (mm) 301.244
    • Leveys (mm) 246.38
    • Korkeus (mm) 10.668
    • Paino (g) 0.485

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Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney present a poignant, blues-infused tribute to the men and women of the Montgomery bus boycott, who refused to give up until they got justice. Color and movement are vibrant components in this extraordinary book about Rosa Parks's efforts to take down Jim Crow. (School Library Journal starred review)

Rosa Parks took a stand by keeping her seat on the bus. When she was arrested for it, her supporters protested by refusing to ride. Soon a community of thousands was coming together to help one another get where they needed to go. Some started taxis, some rode bikes, but they all walked and walked.

With dogged feet. With dog-tired feet. With boycott feet. With boycott blues.

And, after 382 days of walking, they walked Jim Crow right out of town. . . .

This story begins with shoes.
This story is all for true.
This story walks. And walks. And walks.
To the blues.

The moving poetry and the art, with thick, swirling ink lines on bright washes in red, blue, purple, and green, express the dramatic confrontations and the inspiring history. Great for reading aloud. (Booklist starred review)

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The acclaimed husband-and-wife team focuses on the human elements of the Montgomery bus boycott following the 1955 arrest of Rosa Parks: the struggle to keep walking as the seasons changed, the crowded city streets, and the gathering numbers of the determined boycotters. Lue lisää

Myymäläsaatavuus

Tuotetiedot

  • Näytä kaikki
    • Kustantaja Greenwillow Books
    • ISBN 9780060821180
    • Tuotekoodi 9780060821180
    • Kirjoittajat Andrea Davis Pinkney
    • Kuvittajat Brian, Pinkney
    • Kieli Englanti
    • Ilmestymispäivä 01.10.2008
    • Ikäsuositus alkaen 4
    • Ikäsuositus päättyen 8
    • Luokka-aste P - 03
    • Sivumäärä 36
    • Asiasanat People & Places - United States - African-American; Historical - United States - 20th Century
    • Pituus (mm) 301.244
    • Leveys (mm) 246.38
    • Korkeus (mm) 10.668
    • Paino (g) 0.485

Tuotekuvaus

Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney present a poignant, blues-infused tribute to the men and women of the Montgomery bus boycott, who refused to give up until they got justice. Color and movement are vibrant components in this extraordinary book about Rosa Parks's efforts to take down Jim Crow. (School Library Journal starred review)

Rosa Parks took a stand by keeping her seat on the bus. When she was arrested for it, her supporters protested by refusing to ride. Soon a community of thousands was coming together to help one another get where they needed to go. Some started taxis, some rode bikes, but they all walked and walked.

With dogged feet. With dog-tired feet. With boycott feet. With boycott blues.

And, after 382 days of walking, they walked Jim Crow right out of town. . . .

This story begins with shoes.
This story is all for true.
This story walks. And walks. And walks.
To the blues.

The moving poetry and the art, with thick, swirling ink lines on bright washes in red, blue, purple, and green, express the dramatic confrontations and the inspiring history. Great for reading aloud. (Booklist starred review)

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