Rosa Parks by Lisbeth Kaiser

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Read Rosa Parks Online Free - In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists, to scientists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

Rosa Parks grew up during segregation in Alabama, but she was taught to respect herself and stand up for her rights. In 1955, Rosa refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Her decision had a huge impact on civil rights, eventually leading to the end of segregation on public transport. Rosa was described as “the mother of the freedom movement”. This inspiring story of Rosa’s life is moving, and approachable for young readers.

Title : Rosa Parks
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ISBN : 1786030187
Edition Language : English
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 32 pages


Sarah rated it ★★★★☆

October 05, 2017

This was such a lovely book that I would love to give to my future children. It's part of a series about powerful women who have achieved wonderful things and there's such a broad selection from Rosa Parks to Amelia Earhart to Maya Angelou to Coco Chanel to Audrey Hepburn to Agatha Christie to a...

[Shai] The Bibliophage rated it ★★★★★

September 18, 2017

The life story of Rosa Parks is a very good way on teaching kids to treat everyone with equality. This children's book should be promoted so that a lot of young readers will be inform of the absurdity of racism. We may not be aware of it, but racism still do exist even at present. It always up to...

leynes rated it ★★★☆☆

February 02, 2018

The installment on Rosa Parks was definitely my favorite of all the Little People, Big Dreams-biographies I've read so far. The illustrations were sooo cute and Rosa's story is just so damn inspiring and important that I was really happy to see how well it translated to a children's book. Due to...

Laura rated it ★★★★★

September 15, 2017

The story and life of Rosa Parks, the civil rights activist, is an inspiring and incredible one which everyone should hear about. This book addresses her life and the way in which she stood up for herself and her civil rights in such a simple but effective way. There is just enough information so...

Jessi ♥️ H. Vojsk rated it ★★★★☆

October 14, 2017

The series „Little people, big dreams“ is an awesome way to show children that there were and will always be strong, courageous women, who want to change the world and change it. The illustrations were also really beautiful. Definitely a great book to share with your kids!

Stephanie rated it ★★★★☆

December 29, 2017

Loved the illustrations.

Andreia rated it ★★★★☆

February 12, 2018

This book is part of a brilliant collection of illustrated short books for children that are all about brave women who managed to do great things in their often short-lived lives. I chose to read Rosa Parks first because she was definitely one of the bravest women that ever walked upon this Earth...

Samantha rated it ★★★★★

August 10, 2017

A great introduction to Rosa Parks. The text is well suited to the intended audience and explains difficult topics in an age appropriate way so that young readers can understand the historical and political climate Parks grew up and participated in. The back matter recommends age appropriate furt...

Zahrah rated it ★★★★☆

October 26, 2017

A great introduction to the story of Rosa Parks and her fight for equality. The book manages to sucessfully tell a very difficult part of history in a child friendly way, and can be used to begin a dialogue with children on issues like racism. The illustrations are definitely a bonus!

Shira rated it ★★★☆☆

December 24, 2017

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