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Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice / by Phillip Hoose.

Authors: Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
Call number: jB Colvin, Claudette HOO
Publisher: New York : Melanie Kroupa Books, c2009.
Publication date: c2009.
Subject: African Americans -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American teenage girls -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Colvin, Claudette, 1939- -- Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Online: Contributor biographical information
Publisher description
Title: Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice / by Phillip Hoose.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 133 p. : ill. ; 24 x 22 cm.
Contents note: First cry -- Jim Crow and the detested number ten -- Coot -- "We seemed to hate ourselves" -- "It's my constitutional right!" -- "There's the girl who got arrested" -- "Crazy" times -- "Another Negro woman has been arrested" -- Second front, second chance -- Playing for keeps -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Awards note: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2011-2012, 6-8 Nominee.
ISBN: 9780374313227
0374313229
LCCN: 2008005435
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1194814
Bib No.: 1194814