Let The Children March

byMonica Clark-robinsonIllustratorFrank Morrison

January 2, 2018|
Let The Children March by Monica Clark-robinson
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This powerful picture book introduces young readers to a key event in the struggle for Civil Rights. Winner, Coretta Scott King Honor Award.

In 1963 Birmingham, Alabama, thousands of African American children volunteered to march for their rights after hearing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speak. They protested the laws that kept black people separate from white people. Facing fear, hate, and danger, these children used their voices to change the world.

Frank Morrison's emotive oil-on-canvas paintings bring this historical event to life, while Monica Clark-Robinson's moving and poetic words document this remarkable time.

I couldn't play on the same playground as the white kids. 

I couldn't go to their schools.  

I couldn't drink from their water fountains.  

There were so many things I couldn't do.

Monica Clark-Robinson is a writer, part-time professor, and professional actor who has been writing for over fifteen years. This is her picture book debut.Frank Morrison is the illustrator of more than twenty books, including a John Steptoe Award winner, Jazzy Miz Mozetta, and a Coretta Scott King Honor book, Little Melba and...
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Title:Let The Children March
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:40 pages, 11 X 9 X 0.38 in
Shipping dimensions:40 pages, 11 X 9 X 0.38 in
Published:January 2, 2018
Publisher:HarperCollins
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:6 - 8
ISBN - 13:9780544704527

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