Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose

claudette-colvin_140Summary: Based on extensive interviews with Claudette Colvin and many others, Phillip Hoose presents the first in-depth account of an important yet largely unknown civil rights figure, skillfully weaving her dramatic story into the fabric of the historic Montgomery bus boycott and court case that would change the course of American history.

119 pages, FS&G


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  1. I thought readers might like to see Claudette Colvin today. Author Phillip Hoose and Claudette Colvin have been sharing the stage at schools and libraries throughout this year. I just gathered up all the photos and audio and wove them together in a YouTube that I hope captures the spirit of this incredible women now and then!

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