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Recommended Readings for Young Adults

A Time to Break Silence: The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., For Students.

Introduction by Walter Dean Myers 
Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2013.

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Freedom's Children: Young Civil Rights Activitists Tell Their Stories. 

Levine, Ellen.
Penguin, 2000. 

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Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March. 

Leacock, Elspeth.
Dial Books, 2015.

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March: Book One. 

Lewis, John.
Top Shelf Productions, 2013. 

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Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement.

Lewis, John, and D'Orso, Michael.
Simon & Schuster, 2015. 

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The Radical King (King Legacy).

West, Cornel, ed. 
Boston, MA: Beach Press, 2015. 

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Dare to Dream: Coretta Scott King and the Civil Rights Movement.

Medearis, Angela Shelf. 
Puffin Books, 1999.

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Selma, Lord, Selma: Girlhood Memories of the Civil Rights Days. 

Webb-Christburg, Sheyann.
University of Alabama Press, 1997. 

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Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice.

Hoose, Phillip. 
Square Fish, 2010.

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We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March. 

Levinson, Cynthia.
Peachtree Publishers, 2015. 

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One Crazy Summer.

Williams-Garcia, Rita.
Amistad, 2011. 

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