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Author Giovanni, Nikki.
Title Rosa / Nikki Giovanni ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.
Imprint New York : Henry Holt, c2005.

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 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE DISPLAY  323.092 G439r    CLAIMS RET'D  
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 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE DISPLAY  323.092 G439r    CLAIMS RET'D  
Author Giovanni, Nikki.
Subject Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Alt Name Collier, Bryan, illustrator.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Local Note BLUFFTON: Inscribed to the Lion and Lamb Peace Arts Center by the illustrator (c.2)
Summary The story of Rosa Parks and her courageous act of defiance. This picture-book tribute to Mrs. Parks is a celebration of her courageous action and the events that followed. Award-winning poet, writer, and activist Nikki Giovanni's evocative text combines with Bryan Collier's striking cut-paper images to retell the story of this historic event from a wholly unique and original perspective.
Awards Caldecott Honor Book, 2006
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, 2006
ISBN 0805071067 (hc : alk. paper)
9780805071061
OCLC # 57754461