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Coretta Scott

This book is about Coretta Scott King
"Coretta Scott" is a visually stunning and emotionally resonant picture book that captures the essence of Coretta Scott King's indomitable spirit and unwavering commitment to racial justice. Released on December 27, 2011, this collaboration between celebrated poet Ntozake Shange and Caldecott Medal-winning artist Kadir Nelson has earned multiple starred reviews for its poignant narrative and breathtaking illustrations. The story traces Coretta's early experiences of walking miles to a segregated school, planting seeds of determination and hope that would flourish into her vital role alongside Martin Luther King, Jr. in the Civil Rights Movement. This book is an excellent resource for elementary school students, offering them a lens into the historical struggles and triumphs in the fight for equality. It prompts young readers to reflect on the power of resilience and the ongoing relevance of Coretta Scott King's dream of freedom for all.
Published by Katherine Tegen Books on December 27, 2011
32 pages
ISBN: 9780061253669
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Racial Justice , highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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