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The March on Washington / by Bonnie Bader ; with Melody stories by Denise Lewis Patrick ; illustrated by Kelley McMorris.

Bader, Bonnie, 1961- (author.). Patrick, Denise Lewis, (author.). McMorris, Kelley, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J 323.1196 Bade (Text) 33126022473932 JNonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch J 323.1196 Bade (Text) 33126022473957 JNonfiction Available -
Wm. E. Durr Branch J 323.1196 Bade (Text) 33126022473940 JNonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338193015
  • ISBN: 1338193015
  • Physical Description: 118 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Melody"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
A march toward freedom -- Jim Crow laws -- A movement begins -- Brown and boycotts -- The world is watching -- The Children's Crusade -- Planning the march -- The people come and come and come -- The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom -- Success and sorrow.
Summary, etc.:
"In 1933, people from all over the country came together calling for equal rights for African Americans. The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom was a peaceful protest and the setting for Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I have a dream' speech. Learn about the inspiring people and incredible acts of courage that led to this historic moment. Plus, American girl Melody shares her own experiences growing up during the civil rights movement and dealing with discrimination"--Back cover.
Target Audience Note:
Age 7-10.
Grade 4 to 6.
Subject: March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.).
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Civil rights demonstrations > Washington (D.C.) > History > 20th century.

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