A Picture Book of Rosa Parks

Written by David A. Adler and Illustrated by Robert Casilla

The story of Rosa Parks, who refused to give up her seat to a white person in Montgomery, Alabama and is often credited with starting the Civil Rights Movement. Her actions led to a citywide boycott, which ultimately forced the city to end segregation on the buses. Rosa Parks remained an activist throughout her life.

Age Range 6 - 9 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
32
Publisher
Holiday House
Grade Level 1st - 4th
ISBN
9780823411771
Lexile AD880
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