The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement /

Describes the peaceful protest organized by teenager Barbara Rose Johns in order to secure a permanent building for her segregated high school in Virginia in 1951, and explains how her actions helped fuel the civil rights movement.

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Main Author: Kanefield, Teri, 1960- (Author)
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Language:English
Published:New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
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245 1 4 |a The girl from the tar paper school :  |b Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement /  |c Teri Kanefield. 
246 3 0 |a Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement 
264 1 |a New York :  |b Abrams Books for Young Readers,  |c 2014. 
300 |a 56 pages :  |b illustrations (some color), portraits ;  |c 27 cm 
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504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 48-51) and index. 
505 0 |a The tar paper shack problem -- "A little child shall lead them" -- The quiet embrace of the woods -- The time has come -- Stick with us -- Reaching for the moon -- Pupil lashes out at principal -- A lawsuit is filed and the troubles begin -- The lost generation -- "Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as strength." -- The birth of the civil rights movement -- Author's note -- Select civil rights timeline -- Endnotes -- Sources. 
520 |a Describes the peaceful protest organized by teenager Barbara Rose Johns in order to secure a permanent building for her segregated high school in Virginia in 1951, and explains how her actions helped fuel the civil rights movement. 
521 |a Middle School. 
521 8 |a 1100  |b Lexile. 
526 0 |a Accelerated Reader  |c 7.6. 
526 0 |a Reading Counts!  |c 10.0. 
586 |a Jane Addams Children's Book Award, 2016 
600 1 0 |a Powell, Barbara Johns,  |d 1935-1991  |v Juvenile literature. 
650 0 |a Civil rights movements  |z United States  |x History  |y 20th century  |v Juvenile literature. 
650 0 |a Civil rights workers  |z United States  |v Biography  |v Juvenile literature. 
650 0 |a Women civil rights workers  |z United States  |v Biography  |v Juvenile literature. 
650 0 |a Segregation in education  |z Virginia  |x History  |y 20th century  |v Juvenile literature. 
651 0 |a Virginia  |x Race relations  |x History  |y 20th century  |v Juvenile literature. 
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