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Our children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change
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Published:
New York : Bloomsbury, 2012.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
[32] pages : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Lexile measure:
260L
Rating:
PS-3.
Status:
Davis Early Learning Center - Kids Non-Fiction
In America 920 Coo
Smith Springs Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
920 COO
Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
920 COO
Description
This unique picture book is part history, part poetry, and entirely inspirational. It takes the reader step by simple step through the cumulative story of the US Civil Right Movement, showing how select pioneers' achievements led up to the landmark moment when the US elected their first black president. Each historical figure is rendered by different award-winning illustrator, highlighting the singular and vibrant contribution that each figure made.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781599907833 (Mackin), 1599907836 (Mackin)
Lexile measure:
260

Notes

General Note
"NAACP Image Award winner"--Cover.
Citation/References
Booklist,,4/15/2009
Citation/References
Publisher's Weekly,,4/6/2009
Citation/References
School Library Journal,,5/2009
Description
Contains free-flowing text and the work of thirteen award-winning artists to present a poetic history of the civil rights movement. Profiles ten African Americans who contributed to the struggle for equality and then passed the baton on to the next person including Jackie Robinson, Rosa Parks, Barack Obama, and Ella Fitzgerald.
Target Audience
PS-3.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cook, M., & Cabrera, C. A. (2012). Our children can soar: a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change. New York: Bloomsbury.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cook, Michelle and Cozbi A, Cabrera. 2012. Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change. New York: Bloomsbury.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cook, Michelle and Cozbi A, Cabrera, Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change. New York: Bloomsbury, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cook, Michelle., and Cozbi A Cabrera. Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change. New York: Bloomsbury, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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