by Paula Young Shelton (author), Raul Colon (illustrator)
The author, the daughter of Andrew Young, describes the participation of Martin Luther King, Jr., along with her father and others, in the civil rights movement and in the historic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965.
Child of the Civil Rights Movement
Paula Young Shelton is the daughter of civil rights leader and former U.N. ambassador Andrew Young. She is a teacher in Washington, D.C., and a member of the National Black Child Development Institute. Her husband, Hilary O. Shelton, is the director of the NAACP Washington Bureau.
Raul Colón is the acclaimed illustrator of numerous children's books.
Publisher: Dragonfly Books
Pub Date: July 23, 2013
Copyright Date: 2013
-20th century -Shelton, Paula Young
-Childhood and youth -Civil rights movements
-History -African Americans
-Civil rights -Selma (Ala.)