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Belle, the last mule at Gee's Bend : a civil rights story

Ramsey, Calvin A.

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.

[32] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.

In Gee's Bend, Alabama, Miz Pettway tells young Alex about the historic role her mule played in the struggle for civil rights led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Includes factual information about the community of Gee's Bend and Martin Luther King, Jr.

Reading Level: 2.4

Available

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0763640581

LC Call No:

PZ7.R145 Be 2011

Dewey Class No:

[E] 23

Author:

Ramsey, Calvin A.

Title:

Belle, the last mule at Gee's Bend : a civil rights story / by Calvin Alexander Ramsey and Bettye Stroud ; illustrated by John Holyfield.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.

Physical:

[32] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, October 2011

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, August 2011

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, September 2011

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, September 2011

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, July 2011

Summary:

In Gee's Bend, Alabama, Miz Pettway tells young Alex about the historic role her mule played in the struggle for civil rights led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Includes factual information about the community of Gee's Bend and Martin Luther King, Jr.

Target Audience:

2.4.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

King, Martin Luther,--Jr.,--1929-1968--Fiction.

Subject:

Mules--Fiction.

Subject:

Civil rights movements--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Stroud, Bettye, 1938-

AE:PersName:

Holyfield, John, ill.

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