Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King : Dare to Dream

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Coretta Scott King--author, activist, and civil rights leader 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 the story of how she came to stand up against prejudice and violence during the African-American Civil Rights Movement. "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 About the Women of Our Time series:
International in scope, the Women of Our Time series of biographies cover a wide range of personalities in a variety fields. More than a history lesson, these books offer carefully documented life stories that will inform, inspire, and engage.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 81 pages
  • 127 x 190.5 x 15.24mm | 90.72g
  • Puffin Books
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0147513634
  • 9780147513632
  • 1,069,593

About Angela Shelf Medearis

Angela Shelf Medearis is the author multiple books for children on African-American history. She has also written several cookbooks including The Kitchen Diva's Diabetic Cookbook: 150 Healthy, Delicious Recipes for Diabetics and Those Who Dine with Them. She lives in Austin, Texas.
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Praise for Women of Our Time: Coretta Scott King
"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
"A concise, engaging biography for young readers... A fine addition to easy-reading biography collections."
Booklist"
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