In the inspiring Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding women, from designers and artists to scientists and adventurers. Discover the incredible life of Rosa Parks, ' The Mother of the Freedom Movement'. In this true story of an inspiring civil rights activist, 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. With stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of wonderful women of the world. Also available in Board Book size for ages 6 months to 3 years.
Also sold as part of the 4-book set of Activists & Feminists.
- Ages: 5 to 8yrs
- Materials: Hardcover
- Author: Lisbeth Kaiser
- Illustrator: Marta Antelo
- Dimensions: 32 pages; 8in x 9.8in
- Origin: Printed in China
- ISBN: 978-1-7860-3018-4