November 22, 2017

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Brown v. Board of Education: A Fight for Simple Justice by Susan Goldman Rubin | SLJ Review

RUBIN, Susan Goldman. Brown v. Board of Education: A Fight for Simple Justice. 144p. bibliog. chron. index. notes. photos. Holiday House. Oct. 2016. Tr $18.95. ISBN 9780823436460; ebk. $18.95. ISBN 9780823437085.

Gr 6-8 –In a highly readable narrative, this title tells the story of the monumental 1954 Supreme Court decision that mandated desegregation in public schools in the United States. In short, comprehensible chapters, Rubin describes the development of five individual cases as they were strategically fought and often […]

Women Who Made a Difference │ JLG’s Booktalks to Go

How can the efforts of one woman make an impact? The following nonfiction titles tell the stories of women who forged a path for future generations with small but powerful acts.