The Story of Rosa Parks


By Patricia A. Pingry

Illustrated by Steven Walker

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$11.99 CAD


Board book


Board book $7.99 $11.99 CAD

This item is a preorder. Your payment method will be charged immediately, and the product is expected to ship on or around January 12, 2021. This date is subject to change due to shipping delays beyond our control.

Teach little learners about Rosa Parks’ brave stand for civil rights with this 200-word board book.

This little book introduces Rosa Parks, the “mother of the civil rights movement.” Simple, toddler-friendly text tells the story of her courageous decision to remain on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama — an action that resulted in Parks’ arrest, and ultimately, a victory for civil rights. Illustrated with rich oil paintings, The Story of Rosa Parks will help even the smallest children understand who Rosa Parks is, and why she is so important.

On Sale
Jan 12, 2021
Page Count
24 pages

Patricia A. Pingry

About the Author

Patricia A. Pingry has written dozens of children's books and edited hundreds more. Among her best-known titles are the perennial bestsellers The Story of Christmas and The Story of Easter. Together, these two titles have sold well over two million copies. Patricia lives in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Steven Walker

About the Illustrator

Steven F. Walker is the president and CEO of Walker Information, a world leader in measuring stakeholder relationships and corporate reputation. The third generation to lead his family business, he lives in Indianapolis, Indiana. Jeffrey W. Marr is Vice President, People and Product Development, at Walker Information, where he is a senior member of the firm’s research and development team. He lives in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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