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The Resource Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose

Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose

Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice
Title
Claudette Colvin
Title remainder
twice toward justice
Statement of responsibility
by Phillip Hoose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the life of the Alabama teenager who played an integral but little-known role in the Montgomery bus strike of 1955-1956, once by refusing to give up a bus seat, and again, by becoming a plaintiff in the landmark civil rights case against the buscompany
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Middle Level, 2010.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2009.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
303716
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoose, Phillip M.
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F334.M753
LC item number
C6554 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colvin, Claudette
  • African Americans
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American teenage girls
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
twice toward justice
Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
First cry -- Jim Crow and the detested number ten -- Coot -- "We seemed to hate ourselves" -- "It's my constitutional right!" -- "There's the girl who got arrested" -- "Crazy" times -- "Another Negro woman has been arrested" -- Second front, second chance -- Playing for keeps -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door
Dimensions
24 x 22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
133 p.
Isbn
9780374313227
Lccn
2008-5435
Note
  • Newbery honor book, 2010
  • Yalsa award finalist, 2010
  • Sibert honor book, 2010
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm212627066
  • 4386-36360
  • (OCoLC)212627066
  • BK0007923263
  • (OCoLC)ocn212627066
  • (OCoLC)212627066
  • (OUa)vtls000755318
  • (OCoLC)ocn212627066
Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
First cry -- Jim Crow and the detested number ten -- Coot -- "We seemed to hate ourselves" -- "It's my constitutional right!" -- "There's the girl who got arrested" -- "Crazy" times -- "Another Negro woman has been arrested" -- Second front, second chance -- Playing for keeps -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door
Dimensions
24 x 22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
133 p.
Isbn
9780374313227
Lccn
2008-5435
Note
  • Newbery honor book, 2010
  • Yalsa award finalist, 2010
  • Sibert honor book, 2010
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm212627066
  • 4386-36360
  • (OCoLC)212627066
  • BK0007923263
  • (OCoLC)ocn212627066
  • (OCoLC)212627066
  • (OUa)vtls000755318
  • (OCoLC)ocn212627066

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