A Sweet Smell of Roses

A Sweet Smell of Roses

Picture Book - 2005
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A stirring yet jubilant glimpse of the youth involvement that played an invaluable role in the Civil Rights movement.
There's a sweet smell in the air as two young girls sneak out of their house, down the street, and across town to where men and women are gathered, ready to march for freedom and justice. Inspired by the countless young people who took a stand against injustice.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780689832529
Branch Call Number: E FIC JOHN
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Velasquez, Eric - Illustrator


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LMcShaneCLE Jan 26, 2016

Perfect book to share with younger kids - helping them to understand need for non-violent protest when civil rights are in jeopardy.

Feb 17, 2014

Good story about a couple young girls during the time of the Civil Rights Movement .


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