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The Resource Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March
Title
Turning 15 on the road to freedom
Title remainder
my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March
Statement of responsibility
by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Title variation
Turning fifteen on the road to freedom
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Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A 50th-anniversary tribute shares the story of the youngest person to complete the momentous Selma to Montgomery March, describing her frequent imprisonments for her participation in nonviolent demonstrations and how she felt about her involvement in historic Civil Rights events
Summary
Shares the story of the youngest person to complete the Selma to Montgomery March, describing her frequent imprisonments for her participation in nonviolent demonstrations and how she felt about her involvement in Civil Rights events
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2016.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10393604
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.1196073076145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my story of the Selma Voting Rights March
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Growing up strong and determined -- In the movement -- Jailbirds -- In the sweatbox -- Bloody Sunday -- Headed for Montgomery -- Turning 15 -- Weary and wet -- Montgomery at last -- Why voting rights?
Control code
869458501
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780803741232
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)869458501
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Growing up strong and determined -- In the movement -- Jailbirds -- In the sweatbox -- Bloody Sunday -- Headed for Montgomery -- Turning 15 -- Weary and wet -- Montgomery at last -- Why voting rights?
Control code
869458501
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780803741232
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)869458501

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