Coretta Scott

Coretta Scott

Book - 2009 | 1st ed.
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Walking many miles to school in the dusty road, young Coretta knew, too well, the unfairness of life in the segregated south.

A yearning for equality began to grow.

Together with Martin Luther King, Jr., she gave birth to a vision and a journey--with dreams of freedom for all.

This extraordinary union of poetic text by Ntozake Shange and monumental artwork by Kadir Nelson captures the movement for civil rights in the United States and honors its most elegant inspiration, Coretta Scott.

Publisher: New York : Katherine Tegen Books, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780061253645
Branch Call Number: B KING CORETTA
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Additional Contributors: Nelson, Kadir


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Jun 01, 2011

Terrible book its not a novel im 11 years old and its baby letters :(


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