By Nikki Giovanni Illustrator Bryan Collier


By Nikki Giovanni Illustrator Bryan Collier

Key Features


On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a Montgomery, Alabama city bus and refused to give up her seat to a white man, an act that ignited a movement that changed modern history.


"Giovanni reads the passionate text with authority…This dignified program is an excellent, visually appealing choice for classroom use and personal viewing." - Starred Review, Booklist
"This extraordinary book receives excellent treatment here, bringing Giovanni's clear and expressive prose to life and allowing young viewers to wrap themselves in the warmth of her story." - School Library Journal

Product Details

  • Item #: NTS161100
  • ISBN13: 9780312376024
  • Format: Paperback Book
  • Pages: 40
  • Publisher: HHO - HENRY HOLT & COMPANY
  • Genre:
    Biography and Autobiography
  • Weston Woods ID: PB829
  • Grades: K - 7
  • Lexile® Measure: 800L
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level T
  • DRA Level: 40 - 50


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