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The Resource Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the Selma Voting Rights March
Title
Turning 15 on the road to freedom
Title remainder
my story of the Selma Voting Rights March
Statement of responsibility
by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Title variation
Turning fifteen on the road to freedom
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the story of the youngest person to complete the Selma to Montgomery March, describing her frequent imprisonments for her participation in nonviolent demonstrations and how she felt about her involvement in Civil Rights events
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2016.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10393604
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowery, Lynda Blackmon
Dewey number
323.1196/073076145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F334.S4
LC item number
L69 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 780
  • 780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leacock, Elspeth
  • Buckley, Susan Washburn
  • Loughran, PJ
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True
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  • Selma to Montgomery Rights March
  • Selma (Ala.)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Lowery, Lynda Blackmon
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my story of the Selma Voting Rights March
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869458501
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780803741232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)869458501
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869458501
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780803741232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)869458501

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