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Top 15 Children's Books for Black History Month

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Who Was Rosa Parks children's book

Who Was Rosa Parks?

By Yona Zeldis McDonough

Recommended ages: 8 and up

Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott will always have an important legacy in Black History. This 112-page biography from the kid-friendly "Who Was ..." series shares lesser-known facts about the black woman who bravely refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in Alabama in 1955.

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Next: What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors


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