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Books about Our Civil Rights [pdf : 2MB]

John Armistead
The $66 Summerjuvenile fiction
The Return of Gabrielyoung adult fiction

Ann Bausum
Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movementjuvenile nonfiction

Ruby Bridges
Through My Eyesjuvenile nonfiction

Chris Crowe
Getting Away with Murder: The True Story of the Emmett Till Casenonfiction

Christopher Paul Curtis
The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963young adult fictionavailable in audio format

James DeVito
The Silencedyoung adult fiction

Cory Doctorow
Little Brotheryoung adult fiction

Sharon M. Draper
Fire from the Rockyoung adult fiction

David L. Dudley
Caleb's Warsyoung adult fiction

 

Nikki Giovanni
Rosajuvenile nonfiction

Phillip Hoose
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justicejuvenile nonfiction

Sheila Keenan
O, Say Can You See?: America's Symbols, Landmarks, and Inspiring Wordsjuvenile nonfiction

Martin Luther King, Jr.
I Have a Dreamjuvenile nonfiction

Patricia McKissack
The Clone Codesyoung adult fictionpart of a series
Cyborgjuvenile fictionpart of a series
A Friendship for Todayjuvenile fiction
Goin' Someplace Specialpicture book
The Visitorsjuvenile fictionpart of a series
  
Walter Dean Myers
The Cruisersyoung adult fiction
The Journal of Biddy Owens: The Negro Leaguesjuvenile fictionpart of a series

Linda Barrett Osborne
Miles to Go for Freedom: Segregation and Civil Rights in the Jim Crow Yearsjuvenile nonfiction

 

Mary Jane Ryals
Cookie & Mejuvenile fiction

Pam Muñoz Ryan
When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson: The Voice of a Centuryjuvenile nonfiction

Augusta Scattergood
Glory Bejuvenile fiction

Tanya Lee Stone
America's Top 10 Monumentsjuvenile nonfictionpart of a series

Mildred D. Taylor
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cryjuvenile fictionavailable in audio format
The Well: David's Storyjuvenile fiction

George David Weiss
What a Wonderful Worldpicture book

Rita Williams-Garcia
One Crazy Summerjuvenile fiction

Brenda Woods
The Red Rose Boxjuvenile fiction


Other Book Lists: America, Audio, Europe, Florida, Gifted, Grade 6, Grade 7, Latin America, Law & Government, Middle School, North America, Reluctant Readers


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