Rosa Parks by Lisbeth Kaiser
New in the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the incredible life of Rosa Parks. Let's inspire our little people…here’s to strong women! May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them!
The 'Mother of the Freedom Movement', in this true story of an inspiring civil rights activist, Rosa Parks grew up during segregation in Alabama, but she was taught to respect herself and stand up for her rights. In 1955, Rosa refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Her decision had a huge impact on civil rights, eventually leading to the end of segregation on public transport.
With stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of wonderful women - from designers and artists to scientists, all of them began as little girls and went on to achieve incredible things. These books make the lives of these role models accessible for children, providing a powerful message to inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world!