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The Resource Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge, (electronic resource)

Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge, (electronic resource)

Label
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary
Title
Marching for freedom
Title remainder
walk together, children, and don't you grow weary
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Partridge
Title variation
Marching for freedom
Title variation remainder
walk together, children, and dont you grow weary
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book recounts the three months of protest that took place before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s landmark march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery to promote equal rights and help African-Americans earn the right to vote
Summary
An examination of the landmark march from Selma to Montgomery in 1965 led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this book focuses on the children who faced terrifying violence in order to walk alongside him in their fight for freedom and the right to vote
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2010.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature, 2009.
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2010.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
  • YALSA Best Book list, 2010 ; ALA Notable Children's Books list, 2010.
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
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325978
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Partridge, Elizabeth
Dewey number
323.1196/07307614509041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 up
Interest level
MG
LC call number
E185.93.A3
LC item number
P37 2009eb
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960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
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  • Selma to Montgomery Rights March
  • African Americans
  • African American children
  • Civil rights movements
  • Alabama
Target audience
pre adolescent
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walk together, children, and don't you grow weary
Label
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 65-66) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Voteless, 1963 -- Martin Luther King Jr. arrives, 1965 -- Bloody Sunday: March 7, 1965 -- Turn around Tuesday: March 9 -- Day one: Sunday, March 21 -- Day two: Monday, March 22 -- Day three: Tuesday, March 23 -- Day four: Wednesday, March 24 -- Day five: Thursday, March 25 -- Voting Rights Act: August 6, 1965
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
72 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101150979
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
fe7c7bea-721f-4a8d-94aa-2da0f457e766
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2168006
  • 1272636
  • (OCoLC)ocm526763596
  • 4492-88860
  • (OCoLC)526763596
  • (OCoLC)ocn526763596
  • 2168006
Label
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 65-66) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Voteless, 1963 -- Martin Luther King Jr. arrives, 1965 -- Bloody Sunday: March 7, 1965 -- Turn around Tuesday: March 9 -- Day one: Sunday, March 21 -- Day two: Monday, March 22 -- Day three: Tuesday, March 23 -- Day four: Wednesday, March 24 -- Day five: Thursday, March 25 -- Voting Rights Act: August 6, 1965
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
72 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101150979
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
fe7c7bea-721f-4a8d-94aa-2da0f457e766
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2168006
  • 1272636
  • (OCoLC)ocm526763596
  • 4492-88860
  • (OCoLC)526763596
  • (OCoLC)ocn526763596
  • 2168006

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