Claudette Colvin

Claudette Colvin

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"When it comes to justice, there is no easy way to get it. You can't sugarcoat it. You have to take a stand and say, ‘This is not right.'" – Claudette Colvin

On March 2, 1955, an impassioned teenager, fed up with the daily injustices of Jim Crow segregation, refused to give her seat to a white woman on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Instead of being celebrated as Rosa Parks would be just nine months later, fifteen-year-old Claudette Colvin found herself… (more)


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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (January 20, 2009)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: National Book Award for Young People's Literature 2009 winner


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