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The Resource Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James

Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James

Label
Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection
Title
Linda Brown, you are not alone
Title remainder
the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of personal reflections, stories and poems of 10 well-known children's authors, who were themselves young people in 1954 when the Supreme Court handed down the decision to desegregate public schools. Their varied experiences and viewpoints offer a window to that period in our history
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEF
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-7
LC call number
  • E185.61
  • E185.61
LC item number
  • .L56 2003
  • .L56 2003
Literary form
mixed forms
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Who is Linda Brown? ; Introduction / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Wonamona / Jerry Spinelli -- Desegregation ; Legacy / Eloise Greenfield -- Anthony / Lois Lowry -- St. Louis / Quincy Troupe -- The prophet / Katherine Paterson -- Stormy weather / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Mike and me / Michael Cart -- Color blind / Ishmael Reed -- The awakening / Jean Craighead George -- My dear colored people / Leona Nicholas Welch
Control code
52632883
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 114 p.
Isbn
9780786808212
Isbn Type
(trade ed.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James
Publication
Contents
Who is Linda Brown? ; Introduction / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Wonamona / Jerry Spinelli -- Desegregation ; Legacy / Eloise Greenfield -- Anthony / Lois Lowry -- St. Louis / Quincy Troupe -- The prophet / Katherine Paterson -- Stormy weather / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Mike and me / Michael Cart -- Color blind / Ishmael Reed -- The awakening / Jean Craighead George -- My dear colored people / Leona Nicholas Welch
Control code
52632883
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 114 p.
Isbn
9780786808212
Isbn Type
(trade ed.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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