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We are the change : words of inspiration from civil rights leaders

Author: Selina Alko
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents quotes on civil rights from important and influential figures, including Queen Lili'uokalani, John Lewis, Nina Simone, and Barack Obama.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc. Juvenile literature
Quotations Juvenile literature
Quotations, maxims, etc
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Selina Alko
ISBN: 9781452170398 1452170398
OCLC Number: 1038040272
Description: 50 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Harry Belafonte --
Quotes by ; Quotes chosen and illustrated by: Queen Lili'uokalani / Emily Hughes --
Frederick Douglass / Lisa Congdon --
John Lewis / Dan Santat --
Maya Angelou / Sean Qualls --
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Brian Pinkney --
Eleanor Roosevelt / Molly Idle --
Gwendolyn Brooks / Juana Medina --
Sonia Sotomayor / John Parra --
Dolores Huerta / Raúl the Third --
W. E. B. Du Bois / Greg Pizzoli --
Maya Angelou / Selina Alko --
E. B. White / Melissa Sweet --
Khalil Gibran / Innosanto Nagara --
Nina Simone / Shadra Strickland --
Helen Keller / Alina Chau --
Barack Obama / Christopher Silas Neal.
Responsibility: with art from Selina Alko [and 15 others] ; with an introduction by Harry Belafonte. with an introduction by Harry Belafonte.

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"A heady mix of visual and verbal inspiration, nearly every page rewarding slow, thoughtful attention." --Kirkus Reviews

 
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