We Are the Change: Words of Inspiration from Civil Rights Leaders (Books for Kid Activists, Activism Book for Children)

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Sixteen award-winning children's book artists illustrate the civil rights quotations that inspire them in this stirring and beautiful book.

Featuring an introduction by Harry Belafonte, words from Eleanor Roosevelt, Maya Angelou, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. among others, this inspirational collection sets a powerful example for generations of young leaders to come. It includes illustrations by Selina Alko, Alina Chau, Lisa Congdon, Emily Hughes, Molly Idle, Juana Medina, Innosanto Nagara, Christopher Silas Neal, John Parra, Brian Pinkney, Greg Pizzoli, Sean Qualls, Dan Santat, Shadra Strickland, Melissa Sweet, and Raúl the Third.---from the publisher

48 pages                                978-1452170398                               Ages 8-11

Keywords:  change, illustrators, civil rights, social activists, social issues, social commentary, power of the individual, role of the individual, Social Studies Curriculum, art, inspiration,  8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old

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