Patricia Hruby Powell’s previous book, Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker, won a Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor for Nonfiction, a Parents’s Choice Gold Award for Poetry, and earned five starred reviews. You can visit Patricia online at Talesforallages.com. She lives in Illinois.
Illustrated by Shadra Strickland
A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case
The story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse.
"Both narrators inhabit their characters with empathy and grit. Listeners hear the love Millie and Richard maintain for each other in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds, join in their frustration at the slow pace of justice, and rejoice at their final triumph." - AudioFile
Released Tue Jan 31 00:00:00 UTC 2017