Coretta Scott by Ntozake ShangeCoretta Scott by Ntozake Shange

Coretta Scott

byNtozake Shange

Paperback | December 27, 2011

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Walking many miles to school in the dusty road, young Coretta Scott knew the unfairness of life in the segregated south. A yearning for equality began to grow. Together with Martin Luther King, Jr., she gave birth to a vision of change through nonviolent protest. It was the beginning of a journey—with dreams of freedom for all.

About The Author

Ntozake Shange is a celebrated poet and author of many novels and plays, including the Obie Award-winning playFor Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf, which was made into a feature film. Ms. Shange is also the author of several children’s books, including the Coretta Scott King Award-winning bookEllington...
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Title:Coretta ScottFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 12 × 9 × 0.68 inPublished:December 27, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061253669

ISBN - 13:9780061253669

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“Poet and painter have joined forces to offer an indelible, emotional expression of the strength, beauty, and joy of one woman’s character.”