Narrated By: Weruche Opia
Duration: 52 minutes
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Rosa Parks, the woman known for refusing to give up her seat on the bus, triggered a great shift in the fight for civil rights. Raised in Alabama, Rosa Parks knew all about the racism of her society from an early age. Discover how she became the brilliant activist we know today, in this book with real-life stories, timelines and facts to bring her extraordinary story to life.
Extraordinary Lives is a bold, inclusive biography series shining a light on modern and historical figures. Entertaining, accessible and educational, they are the perfect introductions to these amazing people and their achievements.
© Dr Sheila Kanani 2019 (P) Penguin Audio 2020
Children's / Teenage general interest: Biography & autobiography, Children's / Teenage general interest: Places & peoples, Children's / Teenage general interest: History & the past, Children's / Teenage personal & social topics: racism & multiculturalism, Children's / Teenage general interest: Politics
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