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|Named Person:||Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.|
|Material Type:||Fiction, Primary school|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Angela Johnson; Eric Velasquez
|ISBN:||0689832524 9780689832529 1415577862 9781415577868|
|Awards:||Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2006|
|Description:||1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm|
|Responsibility:||by Angela Johnson ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez.|
There's a sweet, sweet smell in the air as two young girls sneak out of their house, down the street, and across town to where men and women are gathered, ready to march for freedom and justice. Inspired by the countless young people who took a stand against the forces of injustice, two Coretta Scott King Honorees, Angela Johnson and Eric Velasquez, offer a stirring yet jubilant glimpse of the youth involvement that played an invaluable role in the Civil Rights movement.
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