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Macmillan Children's Book

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth

Educator, Feminist, and Anti-Lynching Civil Rights Leader

Author: Michelle Duster; illustrations by Laura Freeman

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth

$18.99

Hardcover

About This Book

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth is an inspiring picture book biography of the groundbreaking journalist and civil rights activist as told by her great-granddaughter Michelle Duster...

Page Count
40
On Sale
01/04/2022

Book Details

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth is an inspiring picture book biography of the groundbreaking journalist and civil rights activist as told by her great-granddaughter Michelle Duster and illustrated by Coretta Scott King Award Honoree artist Laura Freeman.

Ida B. Wells was an educator, journalist, feminist, businesswoman, newspaper owner, public speaker, suffragist, civil rights activist, and women’s club leader.

She was a founder of the NAACP, the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs, the Alpha Suffrage Club, and the Negro Fellowship League.

She wrote, spoke, and traveled, challenging the racist and sexist norms of her time.

Faced with criticism and threats to her life, she never gave up.

This is her extraordinary true story, as told by her great-granddaughter Michelle Duster and beautifully brought to life by Coretta Scott King Award Honoree artist Laura Freeman.

Imprint Publisher

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

ISBN

9781250239464

About the Creators

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth

Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth

$18.99

Hardcover