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Voices from the March on Washington free pdf The powerful poems in this poignant collection weave together multiple voices to tell the story of the March on Washington, DC, in 1963. From the woman singing through a terrifying bus ride to DC, to the teenager who came partly because his father told him, Don t you dare go to that march, to the young child riding above the crowd on her father s shoulders, each voice brings a unique perspective to this tale. As the characters tell their personal stories of this historic day, their chorus plunges readers into the experience of being at the marchwalking shoulder-to-shoulder with strangers, hearing Martin Luther King Jr. s famous speech, heading home inspired."

About J Patrick Lewis

J. Patrick Lewis is the 2011 winner of the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children and is BMP's third Children s Poet Laureate. He has written more than sixty books for children a"

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Author : J Patrick Lewis
Publisher : Wordsong
Data Published : 01 October 2014
ISBN : 1620917858
EAN : 9781620917855
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 114 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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