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Author Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
Title Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice / by Phillip Hoose.
Pub Info New York : Square Fish, 2011, c2009.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Barnstable (Sturgis) Juv.  J BIO COL HOO     AVAILABLE
 Provincetown-Children's  J 92 COLVIN     AVAILABLE
 East Falmouth Young Adult  YA 923.673 Colvin     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st Square Fish ed.
Descript 150 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Audience 1000L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.8 5 5 129138
Originally published: New York : Melanie Kroupa Books, c2009.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-128) and index.
Contents First cry: Jim Crow and the detested number ten -- Coot -- "We seemed to hate ourselves" -- "It's my constitutional right!" -- "There's the girl who got arrested" -- "Crazy" times -- "Another Negro woman has been arrested" -- Second front, second chance -- Playing for keeps: Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door.
Summary Presents the life of the Alabama teenager who played an integral role in the Montgomery bus strike, once by refusing to give up a bus seat, and again, by becoming a plaintiff in the landmark civil rights case against the bus company.
Subject Colvin, Claudette, 1939- -- Juvenile literature.
Colvin, Claudette, 1939-
African Americans -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American teenage girls -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
African American civil rights workers.
African Americans -- Segregation -- History.
Segregation in transportation -- History.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780312661052 (pbk.)
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