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Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 51 Ratings and 24 Reviews

Book Description
This gorgeous picture book takes young readers through the cumulative story of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement in poetry and pictures (click on any image to enlarge). The illustrations introduce icons like Jesse Owens and Rosa Parks, as well as lesser-known figures in the struggle for equality. Spare prose and vivid imagery make this a truly moving and accessible book that readers of all ages wil... More
Book Information
PublisherBloomsbury USA Children's Books
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date04/14/2009
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About Michelle Cook (Author) : Michelle Cook is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Michelle Cook include Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change.
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About Marian Wright Edelman (Introduction) : Marian Wright Edelman is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Marian Wright Edelman include Hope for Children in Poverty: Profiles and Possibi... more
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