Sam Grace's Reviews > Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation

Boycott Blues by Andrea Davis Pinkney
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This is probably my favorite children's book about Rosa Parks and the boycott. The rhythm and the art go so well together, and for parents who read such books aloud to their children, this is a perfect length text (a nice alternative to the also outstanding Rosa by Nikki Giovanni

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12/23/2013 marked as: read

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message 1: by Lois (new)

Lois Wow. This is quite a recommendation in that I find Giovanni's Rosa such a gorgeous book.

message 2: by Sam (new) - rated it 4 stars

Sam Grace I don't know that the illustrations measure up, but it outstrips it as a read aloud for sure.

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