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Rosa Parks: My Story

This book is about Rosa Parks
Discover the profound journey of Rosa Parks beyond her iconic refusal to surrender her seat on a segregated bus in "Rosa Parks: My Story." Published on January 1, 1999, this autobiography delves deep into Parks' integral role in the civil rights movement, revealing the breadth of her commitment and the depth of her resilience. Written in her own straightforward and candid style, which received a starred review from Publishers Weekly, Parks’ narrative sheds light on the lesser-known facets of her life and activism, making her story not just memorable but truly inspirational. This book is an essential read for elementary school students, providing an intimate look at racial justice through the eyes of one of its most enduring figures. It challenges young readers to think critically about the history of civil rights in America and to reflect on how one individual’s actions can ignite change across an entire nation.
Published by Puffin Books on January 1, 1999
192 pages
ISBN: 9780141301204
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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