Item description for Dare to Dream: Coretta Scott King and the Civil Rights Movement (Rainbow Biography) by Angela Shelf Medearis & Anna Rich...
Overview Tells how Coretta Scott grew up in the segregated South and studied music in Boston, where she met Martin Luther King, Jr., and describes her role in the civil rights movement before and after her husband's death. Reprint.
Publishers Description "A concise, engaging biography for young readers... A fine addition to easy-reading biography collections." --Booklist "A readable account of the life of Coretta Scott King... this biography shows her to be a courageous woman who can stand on her own merit, and not just as the wife of one of the world's most well-known men." --School Library Journal From her childhood encounters with discrimination to her activism as an adult, Coretta Scott King dreamed of finding a place where people were treated equally. This compelling biography tells how she joined her husband, the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. to lead protest marches and stand up to prejudice and violence.
Citations And Professional Reviews Dare to Dream: Coretta Scott King and the Civil Rights Movement (Rainbow Biography) by Angela Shelf Medearis & Anna Rich has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2001 page 359
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.66" Width: 5.2" Height: 0.18" Weight: 0.13 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2000
ISBN 014130202X ISBN13 9780141302027
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More About Angela Shelf Medearis & Anna Rich
Angela Shelf Medearis, author of "The African American Kitchen," is the founder of Diva Productions, Inc., the organization that produces her multicultural children's books, cookbooks, videos, and audiocassettes.
Angela Shelf Medearis currently resides in Austin, in the state of Texas. Angela Shelf Medearis was born in 1956.
Angela Shelf Medearis has published or released items in the following series...