The true story of Rosa Parks and the fateful 1955 day that gave birth to the Civil Rights movement. "A handsome, thought-provoking introduction to these watershed acts of civil disobedience."SLJ
Common Core Alignment:
RI.4.2. Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Caldecott Honor Book
Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration
IRA Teachers' Choice
ALA Notable Book