Russell Freedman

Russell Freedman received the Newbery Medal for LINCOLN: A PHOTOBIOGRAPHY. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, a National Humanities Medal, the Sibert Medal, the Orbis Pictus Award, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and was selected to give the 2006 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture. Mr. Freedman lives in New York City and travels widely to research his books.

  • Because They Marched

    By Russell Freedman

    Read by Rodney Gardiner

    The People's Campaign for Voting Rights That Changed America

    A riveting account of the march for voting rights from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.

    “One of the most decorated nonfiction writers in the field brings his style to a well-told story of the struggle for voting rights in the American South...Freedman's meticulous research and elegant prose brings freshness to [this] story…” - Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

    Released Tue Jan 17 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged