Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights by Jo S. KittingerRosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights by Jo S. Kittinger

Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights

byJo S. KittingerIllustratorSteven Walker

Paperback | January 10, 2017

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Like all buses in Montgomery, Alabama in the 1950’s, Bus #2857 was segregated: white passengers sat in the front and black passengers sat in the back—until Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. Her arrest sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, a major event in the Civil Rights movement led by a young minister, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For 382 days, black passengers chose to walk rather than ride the buses in Montgomery.
Jo S. Kittinger is the author of more than 25 books, including picture books, middle-grade nonfiction, and both fiction and nonfiction easy readers. She lives in Birmingham, Alabama. jokittinger.comSteven Walker is an artist and a painting instructor. He won the SCBWI Crystal Kite Award for Rosa’s Bus. He lives in Columbus, Ohio. steve...
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Title:Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil RightsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9 × 11 × 0.68 inPublished:January 10, 2017Publisher:Highlights PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1629798487

ISBN - 13:9781629798486

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