Child Of The Dream A Memoir Of 1963

Child of the Dream  A Memoir of 1963
Publisher Scholastic Inc.
Release Date
Category Juvenile Nonfiction
Total Pages 240
ISBN 9781338282825
Rating 4.5/5 from 2 reviews
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An incredible memoir from Sharon Robinson about one of the most important years of the civil rights movement.

Child of the Dream  A Memoir of 1963
  • Author : Sharon Robinson
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03

An incredible memoir from Sharon Robinson about one of the most important years of the civil rights movement.

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Child of the Dream
  • Author : Sharon Robinson
  • Publisher : Thorndike Striving Reader
  • Release Date : 2020-02

Large Print�s increased font size and wider line spacing maximizes reading legibility, and has been proven to advance comprehension, improve fluency, reduce eye fatigue, and boost engagement in young readers of all abilities, especially struggling, reluctant, and striving readers.

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Brown Girl Dreaming
  • Author : Jacqueline Woodson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-08-28

A New York Times Bestseller and National Book Award Winner Jacqueline Woodson, the acclaimed author of Red at the Bone, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse. Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares

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Dreams from My Father
  • Author : Barack Obama
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2007-01-09

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • ONE OF ESSENCE’S 50 MOST IMPACTFUL BLACK BOOKS OF THE PAST 50 YEARS In this iconic memoir of his early days, Barack Obama “guides us straight to the intersection of the most serious questions of identity, class, and race” (The Washington Post Book World). “Quite extraordinary.”—Toni

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The Hero Two Doors Down  Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend
  • Author : Sharon Robinson
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2016-01-26

Stephen Satlow is an eight-year-old boy living in Brooklyn, New York, which means he only cares about one thing - the Dodgers. Steve and his father spend hours reading the sports pages and listening to games on the radio. Aside from an occasional run-in with his teacher, life is pretty

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Between the World and Me
  • Author : Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Publisher : One World
  • Release Date : 2015-07-14

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER • NAMED ONE OF TIME’S TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE DECADE • PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST • NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST • ONE OF OPRAH’S “BOOKS THAT HELP ME THROUGH” • NOW AN HBO ORIGINAL SPECIAL EVENT Hailed by Toni Morrison as “required

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We ve Got a Job
  • Author : Cynthia Levinson
  • Publisher : Peachtree Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-09-15

The inspiring story of one of the greatest moments in civil rights history seen through the eyes of four young people at the center of the action. The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March was a turning point in American history. In the streets of Birmingham, Alabama, the fight for civil rights

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Behind the Dream
  • Author : Clarence B. Jones,Stuart Connelly
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2012-03-13

"I have a dream." When those words were spoken on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963, the crowd stood, electrified, as Martin Luther King, Jr. brought the plight of African Americans to the public consciousness and firmly established himself as one of the greatest orators of all time.

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Killers of the Dream
  • Author : Lillian Eugenia Smith
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 1994

A documentary of the destructive powers of segregation and apathy as written from the experiences and insights of a Southerner

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It Takes a Village
  • Author : Hillary Rodham Clinton
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-12-11

Ten years ago one of America's most important public figures, First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, chronicled her quest both deeply personal and, in the truest sense, public to help make our society into the kind of village that enables children to become able, caring resilient adults. IT TAKES A VILLAGE

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Martin s Dream Day
  • Author : Kitty Kelley
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-01-03

Recounts Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, describing the hardships and triumphs King encountered along his journey.

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Dream March
  • Author : Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2017

A biography of Martin Luther King, Jr., set against Dr. King's historic march on Washington in the summer of 1963.

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When We Were the Kennedys
  • Author : Monica Wood
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2012

An account of the 1963 death of the author's father describes how her mother, three sisters, and she were financially dependent on her father's wages and how their loss and Catholic faith resonated the experiences of the nation.

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Ordinary Hazards
  • Author : Nikki Grimes
  • Publisher : Boyds Mills Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-19

A Michael L. Printz Honor Book A Robert F. Sibert Informational Honor Book A Boston Globe/Horn Book Nonfiction Honor Book Arnold Adoff Poetry Award for Teens Six Starred Reviews -- ★Booklist ★BCCB ★The Horn Book ★Publishers Weekly ★School Library Connection ★Shelf Awareness A Booklist Best Book for Youth * A

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Coming of Age in Mississippi
  • Author : Anne Moody
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 2011-09-07

The unforgettable memoir of a woman at the front lines of the civil rights movement—a harrowing account of black life in the rural South and a powerful affirmation of one person’s ability to affect change. “Anne Moody’s autobiography is an eloquent, moving testimonial to her courage.”—Chicago

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