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Sit-in : how four friends stood up by sitting down

Author: Andrea Davis Pinkney; Myra Lucretia Taylor
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2010 ; ℗2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Recounts the historic events of 1960, when four black college students attempted to integrate a Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Davis Pinkney; Myra Lucretia Taylor
ISBN: 9780316070164 0316070165 9781449864866 1449864864
OCLC Number: 706439192
Notes: Unabridged text on compact disc (2 tracks) inserted in pocket in front of book.
The same text is on both tracks. Track 2 has page-turn signals.
With tracks every 3-6 minutes for easy book marking.
Performer(s): Narrated by Myra Lucretia Taylor.
Awards: Winner of Children's Book Committee Award (Nonfiction) 2011
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Seven to Ten) 2011
Commended for Jane Addams Children's Book Award (Bks for Younger Children) 2011
Commended for Parents Choice Awards (Spring) (2008-Up) (Nonfiction) 2010
Commended for Cybils (Nonfiction Picture Book) 2010
Short-listed for Black-Eyed Susan Award (Picture Book) 2011
Short-listed for Land of Enchantment Book Award (Picture Book) 2011
Target Audience: 6 years and up.
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm + 1 audio disc (30 min. : digital ; c4 3/4 in.)
Responsibility: by Andrea Davis Pinkney.


A picture book celebration of the 50th anniversary of the momentous Woolworth's lunch counter sit-in, when four college kids staged a peaceful protest that became a defining moment in the struggle  Read more...


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