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I am John Lewis  Cover Image Book Book

I am John Lewis / Brad Meltzer ; illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos.

Meltzer, Brad, (author.). Eliopoulos, Chris, (illustrator.).

Summary:

"This book spotlights John Lewis, known for his role in the Civil Rights Movement, having helped organize the March on Washington and the Selma Voting Rights March, and for his lifelong dedication to public service as a member of the House of Representatives. John Lewis was never afraid to get in good trouble." -- Amazon.com.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593405949 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0593405943 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Rocky Pond Books, 2023.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 6-8 Rocky Pond Books.
Grades 1-3 Rocky Pond Books.
Subject: Lewis, John, 1940-2020.
United States. Congress. House > Biography.
African American civil rights workers > Biography.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography.
African American legislators > United States > Biography.
Legislators > United States > Biography.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Covington Branch J B L6742me (Text) 33126023115938 JBiography Available -
Erlanger Branch J B L6742me (Text) 33126023115953 JBiography Available -
Independence Branch J B L6742me (Text) 33126023115946 JBiography Available -

  • Baker & Taylor
    Paints a vivid portrait of John Lewis, who, known for his role in the Civil Rights Movement and his lifelong dedication to public service as a member of the House of Representatives, was never afraid to get into good trouble. Simultaneous eBook. Illustrations.
  • Baker & Taylor
    "This book spotlights John Lewis, known for his role in the Civil Rights Movement, having helped organize the March on Washington and the Selma Voting Rights March, and for his lifelong dedication to public service as a member of the House of Representatives. John Lewis was never afraid to get in good trouble"--
  • Baker & Taylor
    "A picture book biography about the late American politician and civil rights activist John Lewis"--
  • Penguin Putnam
    The late Civil Rights activist and Congressman John Lewis is the 29th hero in the New York Times bestselling picture book biography series for ages 5 to 9.

    This book spotlights John Lewis, known for his role in the Civil Rights Movement, having helped organize the March on Washington and the Selma Voting Rights March, and for his lifelong dedication to public service as a member of the House of Representatives. John Lewis was never afraid to get in good trouble.

    This friendly, fun biography series inspired the PBS Kids TV show Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum. One great role model at a time, these books encourage kids to dream big.

    Included in each book are:  
    • A timeline of key events in the hero’s history  
    • Photos that bring the story more fully to life  
    • Comic-book-style illustrations that are irresistibly adorable  
    • Childhood moments that influenced the hero  
    • Facts that make great conversation-starters  
    • A virtue this person embodies: John Lewis's resolve to fight for a better world is celebrated in this titleYou’ll want to collect each book in this dynamic, informative series!

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