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The Resource Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March
Title
Turning 15 on the road to freedom
Title remainder
my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March
Statement of responsibility
by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Title variation
Turning fifteen on the road to freedom
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jailed nine times before her fifteenth birthday, Lynda Blackmon Lowery refused to give up the fight for equal rights. She was the youngest marcher on the historic 1965 voting rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. She vowed to make a difference--and she did
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2016.
Awards note
Sibert Honor book, 2016.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10393604
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
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Lowery, Lynda Blackmon
Dewey number
323.1196/073076145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
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  • Leacock, Elspeth
  • Buckley, Susan Washburn
  • Loughran, PJ
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True
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  • Lowery, Lynda Blackmon
  • Selma to Montgomery Rights March
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Selma (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my story of the Selma Voting Rights March
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780803741232
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)869458501
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780803741232
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)869458501

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