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Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters

Andrea Pinkney (A) and Stephen Alcorn (ILT)

List Price: $20.00 (Hardcover - Biographies / Women Leaders / Activists - 2000)

Description: Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus and sparked a boycott that changed America. Harriet Tubman helped more than three hundred slaves escape the South on the Underground Railroad. Shirley Chisholm became the first black woman elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. The lives these women led are part of an incredible story about courage in the face of oppression; about the challenges and triumphs of the battle for civil rights; and about speaking out for what you believe in - even when it feels like no one is listening. Andrea Davis Pinkney moving text and Stephen Alcorn glorious portraits celebrate the lives of ten bold women who lit the path to freedom for generations. (32 pgs) Ages 7-11

Ashay says, "This Award Winning is a treasure trove for young girls because it about strong African American women, who also believed in fighting for a cause. Many excellent biographies. A great book for everyone to enjoy."

Product Dimensions: 10.6 x 9 x 0.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds

ISBN: AAHI978-0152010058

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