March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine
Title
March forward, girl : from young warrior to Little Rock Nine

Author
Beals, Melba, author.

ISBN
9781328882127

Physical Description
x, 214 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

Contents
I'll figure it out later -- When fear comes home -- Black is an inconvenient color -- A head full of questions -- A church full of angels -- Rules of my survival -- Dimming the light of my dream -- Into the real world outside -- I'm not alone -- Becoming a real student -- The world is my birthday gift -- Hope that the world can be mine -- Blessed -- Santa is in town -- Television and bomb shelters -- Finding my piece of the pie -- Angel in a white sheet -- Who is Jim Crow? -- My life forges ahead -- Marching forward.

Reading Level
950 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Beals, Melba.

Subject Term
Civil rights workers.
 
School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century.
 
African American students -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century.

Geographic Term
Little Rock (Ark.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
 
United States -- History -- 1953-1961.

Added Author
Morrison, Frank, 1971-

Summary
A member of the Little Rock Nine shares her memories of growing up in the South under Jim Crow.


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R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookJ 921 BEALS11Nonfiction Collection