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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
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of personal reflections, stories, and poems from ten well-known children's authors, who were themselves young people in 1954 when the Supreme Court handed down the decision to desegregate public schools
Summary
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of this significant Supreme Court decision, this collection of stories, poems, and reflections from authors who lived during the era, including Jerry Spinelli and Quincy Troupe, provides an intimate look at that period of history and the impact it has had on lives throughout the decades
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
179538
Cataloging source
TEF
Dewey number
  • 323.1196/073
  • 305.896/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-7
LC call number
  • E185.61
  • KF228.B76
LC item number
  • .L5724 2003
  • L56 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
560
Literary form
mixed forms
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection
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
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0602/2004275414.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Who is Linda Brown? / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Introduction / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Wonamona / Jerry Spinelli -- Desegregation / Eloise Greenfield -- 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
2334993
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 114 p.
Isbn
9780786808212
Isbn Type
(trade ed.)
Lccn
2004275414
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52632883
  • (OCoLC)52632883
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
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0602/2004275414.html
Publication
Contents
Who is Linda Brown? / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Introduction / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Wonamona / Jerry Spinelli -- Desegregation / Eloise Greenfield -- 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
2334993
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 114 p.
Isbn
9780786808212
Isbn Type
(trade ed.)
Lccn
2004275414
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52632883
  • (OCoLC)52632883

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