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Malcolm X

4.02  ·  Rating details ·  94 Ratings  ·  15 Reviews
Malcolm X lived in difficult times - when some thought that black people were inferior to white people. But Malcolm believed that black people should stand up for their rights and he preached this belief everywhere he went. His message became popular because it was one of hope and pride. But it also became dangerous, because some people didn't agree with him. In 1965, one ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published January 5th 2000 by Collins (first published January 1st 1970)
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Nick Mosley
Mar 09, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I think this book is great because of how much information and detail it had in it. I really liked how the book actually described how he took care of racism, however, one thing I did not like about it is the book kind of got boring at the end. when I was reading this book actually gives so much detail that you can imagine exactly what happened
jullya Balthazar
Malcolm x is a real hero is not just any hero is my personal hero he change my life and so may way he though me that people cloud change he thought me that not everything cloud be solve in peace and that you may think you know it all well you don't even no a half I truly believe that Malcolm x was the best at what he was doing and Malcolm also thought me about education he thought me that education is the most powerful tool you need and this world not only I should respect my self never put my s ...more
May 22, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
i really liked this book because malcolm x put his put accross in a very affective manner. after reading this book i understand a lot more about this book and im glad i read it. he strongly state and protest against rasicm and proved it was just wrong by protesting and trying to make a better life for his race. malcolm x had a wife and three children that he cared a lot about and protected them from the bad people. unfortaunuly he was shot becaseu the people started to think that he was more kno ...more
Julie Suzanne
Oct 22, 2009 rated it it was ok
Recommends it for: Students grades 4-8 who are not great readers, or adult literacy students
My friend Adelle, a college professor who teaches adults with very low reading levels, asked if there were any interesting biographies out there written at a low reading level that aren't obviously for children so that it's not humiliating to carry around if you're an adult. This was one of them. Very simplistic biography of X that explained enough for someone to know what he was about, where he came from, and how he died. I never knew what the X stood for, so I got something out of it, too!
Emilio Elias
Mar 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This book is truly inspiring,

Malcolm X is truly my hero. He was a black muslim and went to mecca " the holy land", that is when he saw that other races got together, sadly he was later assasinated, due to changes o0f ideaology. At first he wanted blacks and whites to be seperate, until he went to the holy land (mecca) and saw that white and blacks got together
Karla Kulyas
This was a story about the life of Malcolm X. This book was a little long but it really explained the life of Malcolm X very well. This could be used in an upper elementary history class to learn about the life of Malcolm X and the history of the African American movement.
Bubi D
Apr 06, 2011 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
My dad reccomends a lot of books that I should just read, because I just need to know about the information. This is one of the books he has requested, so when im finished with "The Pact" I plan on reading this book.
Sep 20, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
i want to learn more about him
Feb 15, 2013 rated it it was amazing
One of my first books in english. Great book.
Mar 20, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Very informative of Malcolm's life. It is great to see how he is able to turn his life around.
Mar 05, 2010 rated it it was amazing
This is a good book. it is about Malcolm X's life and how he died.
Glenn Kennedy
Apr 14, 2013 rated it it was ok
A good book of what one man was trying to get e many of people stand up for themselves. This book takes place during the civil rights movements.
Dec 22, 2009 rated it really liked it
learning that if you want to follow a dream follow it........
Ali LAli
Mar 04, 2009 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
It is about a powerful colored man.
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