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Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice

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Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
Call Number: 
323.4092 C727Ho
Booklist Description (PUT BLURBS FOR BOOKLISTS HERE): 
Grades 5-8. In 1955, 15-year-old Claudette Colvin allowed herself to be arrested for refusing to give up her seat to a white person on a Montgomery, Alabama bus. Though Rosa Parks became the public face of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, this little-known story of a teenager who fought for the cause of civil rights is well worth reading.