In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement." This biography has black-and-white illustrations throughout.
Penguin Young Readers Group; December 2010
- ISBN: 9781101445938
- Read online, or download in secure ePub format
- Title: Who Was Rosa Parks?
Series: Who Was?
- Author: Yona Zeldis McDonough; Who HQ; Stephen Marchesi (ill.)
Imprint: Penguin Workshop
About The Author
Yona Zeldis McDonough is a longtime doll lover and collector. She is also an award-winning author who has published numerous books for children and adults. She presently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.