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Claudette Colvin free pdf In this Newbery Honor book, Hoose tells the story of Claudette Colvin, a 15-year-old girl who took a stand for civil rights just months before Rosa Parks. Photos.

About Phillip Hoose

Phillip Hoose is an award-winning author of books, essays, stories, songs and articles. Although he first wrote for adults, he turned his attention to children and young adults in part to keep up with his own daughters. "Claudette Colvin" won a National Book Award and was dubbed a "Publishers Weekly" Best Book of 2009. He is also the author of "Hey, Little Ant," co-authored by his daughter, Hannah, "It's Our World, Too!," "The Race to Save the Lord God Bird," and "We Were There, Too!," a National Book Award finalist. He has received a Jane Addams Children's Book Award, a Christopher Award, and a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, among numerous honors. He was born in South Bend, Indiana, and grew up in the towns of South Bend, Angola, and Speedway, Indiana. He was educated at Indiana University and the Yale School of Forestry. He lives in Portland, Maine.

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Author : Phillip Hoose
Publisher : Square Fish
Data Published : 01 December 2010
ISBN : 0312661053
EAN : 9780312661052
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
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