Patricia Hruby Powell

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 She lives in Illinois.

  • Loving vs. Virginia

    By Patricia Hruby Powell

    Illustrated by Shadra Strickland

    Read by Adenrele Ojo and MacLeod Andrews

    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
    English, Unabridged