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SPECIAL TOPICS: Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. : Civil Rights


For more booklists celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, see our Special Topics Booklist page.

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SPECIAL TOPICS: Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. : Civil Rights

For more booklists celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, see our Special Topics Booklist page.


A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968 Juvenile Book A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
In this history of the modern Civil Rights movement, the author focuses on the monumental events that occurred between 1954 (the year of Brown v. the Board of Education) and 1968 (the year that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated.

McWhorter, Diane.
J 323.1 MCWHORT
Back of the bus book Back of the bus
From the back of the bus, an African American child watches the arrest of Rosa Parks.

Reynolds, Aaron, 1970-
E REYNOLD
Belle, the last mule at Gee's Bend : a civil rights story book Belle, the last mule at Gee's Bend : a civil rights story
In Gee's Bend, Alabama, Miz Pettway tells young Alex about the historic role her mule played in the struggle for civil rights led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Ramsey, Calvin A.
E RAMSEY
Child of the civil rights movement book Child of the civil rights movement
Paula Young Shelton shares her memories of the civil rights movement and her involvement in the historic march from Selma to Montgomery.

Shelton, Paula Young.
E 323.1196 SHELTON
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice Juvenile Book Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice
The first in-depth account of an important yet largely unknown civil rights figure.

Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
J BIO COLVIN HOOSE
Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott Juvenile Book Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott
Covers the events surrounding and including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the end of segregation on buses.

Freedman, Russell.
J 323.1196 FREEDMA
Hand in hand : ten Black men who changed America Juvenile Book Hand in hand : ten Black men who changed America
Presents the stories of ten African-American men from different eras in American history, organized chronologically to provide a scope from slavery to the modern day.

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.
J 973.0496 PINKNEY
Heart and soul : the story of America and African Americans Juvenile Book Heart and soul : the story of America and African Americans
An simple introduction to African-American history, from Revolutionary-era slavery up to the election of President Obama.

Nelson, Kadir.
J 973.0496 NELSON
I, too, am America book I, too, am America
Presents the popular poem by one of the central figures in the Harlem Renaissance, highlighting the courage and dignity of the African American Pullman porters in the early twentieth century.

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
E 811.52 HUGHES
John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement Juvenile Book John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement
A biography of John Lewis, Georgia Congressman and one of the 'Big Six' civil rights leaders of the 1960s, focusing on his youth and culminating in the voter registration drives that sparked 'Bloody Sunday'.

Haskins, James, 1941-2005.
J BIO LEWIS HASKINS
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