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We The People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
'We the People' should be required reading for all junior high and high school students. Based on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, it sets forth each right with clear explanation and remarkable illustrations by the author using historical and contemporary figures.
Rosa Parks - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Rosa Parks was born in Tuskegee, Alabama on February 4, 1913. After her Parent’s divorce her mother moved Rosa and her Siblings to Pine Level, Alabama, where Rosa’s maternal grandparents resided. As a child, Rosa was exposed to the realities of segregation. She walked to school daily because the elementary bus system prohibited black students from riding.
Our Southern Home: Scottsboro to Montgomery to Birmingham - The Transformation of the South in the Twentieth Century
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 170,970. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Our Southern Home, a history of 20th-century Alabama, is told through the lives of 18-year-old Clarence Norris, black, one of the Scottsboro Boys; Waights Taylor Sr., white, a student at the University of Alabama; Rosa McCauley Parks, black, a resident of Pine Level, Alabama. The three are involved in the Scottsboro events in different ways with profound implications to the region and their lives.
Three Rounds To Go
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A trans-gender woman is brutally murdered for love, the body of a forensics student is planted on the body farm, and an unforgettable dinner with murder for dessert! Rosa Parks, Britni Patterson's newest detective makes her debut in three short stories, one of which was a finalist for the Derringer 2015 Best Short Story, and two exclusive stories for this collection!
Chickens on the Bus (Smartboys Club 9)
Series: Smartboys Club, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Wonder Realms Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
In book 9 of the Smartboys Club, the Smartboys and girls meet a new neighbor who raises chickens and sells the eggs to earn grocery money. When the city tells his neighbor the chickens are against the law, Monkey takes a cue from Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr. and leads a protest to get the law changed.
The Zimmerman Trial Follies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
The first book on the Zimmerman trial and the last one you’ll need on the subject, this work proves Zimmerman was never lawfully tried. Based on 20 insights sent to the prosecutors by the author, every fact that was ignored is exposed, beginning with the confession to first-degree murder in his only sworn statement. Now another invalid jury verdict mandates we find the next Rosa Parks to stand up
Last Stop on Dowling Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Racism never got off the bus . . . On a rainy night in Houston, in a ratty apartment as dark as his dreams, retired bus driver Frank Granger wakes in a cold sweat convinced a stranger with a gun lurks at the foot of his bed. And he's right.
A Walking Tour of Montgomery, Alabama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Montgomery, Alabama is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.