A Girl Named Rosa: The True Story of Rosa Parks (American Girl: A Girl Named)

A Girl Named Rosa: The True Story of Rosa Parks

(American Girl: A Girl Named) 

Paperback – January 30, 2018

by Denise Lewis Patrick (Author),‎ Melissa Manwill (Illustrator)

 

The A Girl Named series tells the stories of how ordinary American girls grew up to be extraordinary American women. Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955, but how did she come to be so brave? A Girl Named Rosa describes the defining moments that made up her childhood and adolescence with full-color illustrations throughout. In addition to stories and facts about Rosa's upbringing and accomplishments, the book includes a timeline and a glossary, plus a profile of a noteworthy and contemporary American girl following in Rosa's monumental footsteps to stand up for equal rights, even in the face of adversity.

About the Author

 

Denise Lewis Patrick wrote and illustrated her first book when she was ten. Today, Denise has published more than 35 picture books, biographies, and historical novels for young readers.

 


 

Product details

  • Age Range: 7 - 10 years
  • Grade Level: 2 - 5
  • Lexile Measure: 860 (What's this?)
  • Series: American Girl: A Girl Named
  • Paperback: 48 pages
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc. (January 30, 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1338193074
  • ISBN-13: 978-1338193077
  • Product Dimensions: 5.8 x 0.5 x 8.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.2 ounces 

 

 

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Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 30th, 2018