Coretta Scott

Paperback | December 27, 2011

byNtozake Shange

not yet rated|write a review

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.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$8.14 online
$8.50 list price
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

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.

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...

other books by Ntozake Shange

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the ...

Paperback|Sep 1 1997

$13.28 online$14.00list price(save 5%)
Robert Mapplethorpe: The Black Book
Robert Mapplethorpe: The Black Book

Hardcover|Mar 15 2010

$44.33 online$54.95list price(save 19%)
Ellington Was Not A Street
Ellington Was Not A Street

Picture Books|Jan 1 2004

$20.62 online$25.99list price(save 20%)
see all books by Ntozake Shange
Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 12 × 9 × 0.68 inPublished:December 27, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061253669

ISBN - 13:9780061253669

Customer Reviews of Coretta Scott

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

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