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The Resource March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine, by Melba Pattillo Beals ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine, by Melba Pattillo Beals ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

Label
March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine
Title
March forward, girl
Title remainder
from young warrior to Little Rock Nine
Statement of responsibility
by Melba Pattillo Beals ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the legendary civil rights activist and author of the million-copy selling Warriors Don<U+2019>t Cry comes a powerful, timely new memoir about growing up in the segregated South. Civil rights heroine Melba Patillo Beals puts readers right in her saddle oxfords as she struggles to understand<U+2014>and fight back against<U+2014>the laws that told her she was less just because of the color of her skin
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
Awards note
Junior Library Guild selection, 2018
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10611860
Cataloging source
T7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beals, Melba
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10 and up
  • Grades 5 to 7
LC call number
  • E185.97.B29
  • LC214.23.L56
LC item number
  • A3 2018
  • B428 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Morrison, Frank
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beals, Melba
  • Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.)
  • School integration
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American students
  • African American journalists
  • Little Rock (Ark.)
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
from young warrior to Little Rock Nine
Label
March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine, by Melba Pattillo Beals ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I'll figure it out later -- When fear comes home -- Black is an inconvenient color -- A head full of questions -- A church full of angels -- Rules of my survival -- Dimming the light of my dream -- Into the real world outside -- I'm not alone -- Becoming a real student -- The world is my birthday gift -- Hope that the world can be mine -- Blessed -- Santa is in town -- Television and bomb shelters -- Finding my piece of the pie -- Angel in a white sheet -- Who is Jim Crow? -- My life forges ahead -- Marching forward
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 214 pages
Isbn
9781328882127
Lccn
2017051269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1016156438
  • (OCoLC)1016156438
Label
March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine, by Melba Pattillo Beals ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I'll figure it out later -- When fear comes home -- Black is an inconvenient color -- A head full of questions -- A church full of angels -- Rules of my survival -- Dimming the light of my dream -- Into the real world outside -- I'm not alone -- Becoming a real student -- The world is my birthday gift -- Hope that the world can be mine -- Blessed -- Santa is in town -- Television and bomb shelters -- Finding my piece of the pie -- Angel in a white sheet -- Who is Jim Crow? -- My life forges ahead -- Marching forward
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 214 pages
Isbn
9781328882127
Lccn
2017051269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1016156438
  • (OCoLC)1016156438

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