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Sterling Biographies: Rosa Parks

Courageous Citizen (Sterling Biographies)

by Ruth Ashby

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Sterling .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical figures,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / People of Color,
  • STUDY NOTES - SparkNotes,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Social Activists,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • African American women,
  • African Americans,
  • Alabama,
  • Biography,
  • Civil rights workers,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Montgomery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11637692M
    ISBN 101402748655
    ISBN 109781402748653

      Dorothy Sterling, a significant figure in 20th-century children’s literature for her lucid, well- researched portrayals of historical African Americans written decades before multiculturalism. Rosa Parks: Courageous Citizen, by Ruth Ashby Another book about a strong, brave black woman, Rosa Parks: Courageous Citizen is a story of oppression, of courage, and of the determination to do what’s right, no matter the cost. Rosa Parks’s story is one your children will probably recognize, so hearing her tale told in even more detail will Author: Samantha Darby.

    Reese’s Book Club No results. Advanced Search AUTHOR. Ruth Ashby. Kids. You're getting a free audiobook. $ per month after 30 days. Cancel anytime. Click to Try Audible Free Best Sellers. Sterling Biographies; Rosa Parks By: Ruth Ashby Narrated by: Cornelius Jones Jr. Rosa Parks, an African American seamstress in Alabama, had no idea she was changing history when, work-weary, she refused to surrender her seat to a white passenger on a segregated bus. Today, she is immortalized for the defiance that sent her to jail & triggered a bus boycott that catapulted Martin Luther King, Jr., into the national spotlight.4/5(1).

      Sure, Rosa Parks was unassuming and she did work as a seamstress. But she was so much more, which historian and author Douglas Brinkley writes about in his biography of Mrs. Parks called Rosa Parks: A Life. Rosa McCauley was born on February 4, in Tuskegee, Alabama. Her mother, Leona, was a school teacher, and her father, James, was a. Blog. 7 May Designer tips, volume 2: Common color mistakes and the rule; 6 May Create marketing content that resonates with Prezi Video.


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She just wouldn’t get up—and with that simple, courageous act Rosa Parks struck a blow against injustice.

Parks showed what one person, without guns or violence, could do to change the course of history forever. Sterling Biographies®: Rosa Parks: Courageous Citizen By: Ruth Ashby She just wouldn’t get up—and with that simple, courageous act Rosa Parks struck a blow against injustice.

The book Rosa Parks: Courageous Citizen is a biography of Rosa Parks written by Ruth book is about Rosa Park's life and what she did before, her inspirations, and people who helped and (or) influenced Rosa to do her corageous act of standing up or black people, to start the movement of the civil rights, and to inspire people to start it a rebellion against racism/5.

Rosa Parks was a devout Christian I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people. Rosa Parks Books. Her memoir, Rosa Parks: My Story, was published in She died in Detroit on Octoat the age of She was the first woman to lie in honor in the Capitol rotunda.

Ina full-length statue of Parks was placed in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Parks was the first African American woman to be so honored. Rosa Parks story is told in a very powerful way in this book with gorgeous illustrations.

Showing Rosa Parks as an ordinary person who stood up for what’s right is a great lesson on character education and bullying as well.

This book is a biography of Rosa Parks (), she who is often called the Mother of the Civil Rights Movement. It was she who refused to get off the bus, refused to relinquish her seat to a white man on December 1,in Montgomery, Alabama.

Two other black women and a black man did, but she didnt!4/5. Books shelved as biographies-for-2nd-grade: Meet Rosa Parks by Patricia A. Pingry, Meet Thomas Jefferson by Patricia A. Pingry, The Story of Rosa Parks b.

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Adler and Robert Casilla | Jan 1, out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 7. Get it. Award-winning author Ruth Ashby beautifully conveys Park's dignity and determination."Sterling Biographies" are packed with information and filled with unique images /5(35). The Sterling Biographies book series by multiple authors includes books Sterling Biographies: Joan of Arc: Heavenly Warrior, Sterling Biographies: Eleanor Roosevelt: A Courageous Spirit, Sterling Biographies: George Washington: An American Life, and several more.

Sterling Biographies: Rosa Parks: Courageous Citizen Ruth Ashby From $ rosa louise parks biography Rosa Louise Parks was nationally recognized as the “mother of the modern day civil rights movement” in America.

Her refusal to surrender her seat to a white male passenger on a Montgomery, Alabama bus, December 1,triggered a wave of protest December 5, that reverberated throughout the United States. Buy Sterling Biographies (R): Rosa Parks by Ruth Ashby from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: Ruth Ashby. From Rosa Parks' early life through her activism and eventual honors, this fully-illustrated biography helps children understand the background and context that led Rosa Parks to fight for civil rights.

Pura Belpré Honor-winning artist, Robert Casilla, gives life to history with his colorful paintings of Parks' by: 7. Albert Einstein: The Miracle Mind (Sterling Biographies), Neil Armstrong: One Giant Leap for Mankind, The Wright Brothers: First in Flight, Benjamin Fra.

Publisher's Summary She just wouldn't get up - and with that simple, courageous act Rosa Parks struck a blow against injustice.

Parks showed what one person, without guns or violence, could do to change the course of history forever. Nelson Mandela claimed "she is who inspired us to be fearless when facing our oppressors.". Rosa Louise Parks, –, American civil-rights activist, b.

Tuskegee, Ala., as Rosa Louise McCauley. A seamstress and long-time activist-member of the Montgomery, Ala., chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), she sparked the Montgomery bus boycott with her Dec.

1,arrest for refusing to give up her seat on a. Rosa Louise McCauley was born on February. 4, She had on brother named. Sylvester. WHen she was two, she moved to.

Pine Level, Alabama. Her grandparents were. slaves. At the age of 11, Rosa moved to. Montgomery, Alabama. She went to a school. which was only for black people. Then she.

got married in to Raymond Parks. Why is she famous?Rosa Parks Biography Rosa Louise McCauley Parks ( – ) was an African American civil rights activist and seamstress whom the U.S. Congress dubbed the “Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement”.

Parks is famous for her refusal on December 1, to obey bus driver James Blake’s demand that she relinquish her seat to a white File Size: KB. The release of Rosa will coincide with the writer’s 79th birthday on Feb.

4. Parks, who lives in Detroit, wrote her autobiography with the help of author Jim Haskins ( Author: Suelain Moy.