Virginia, 1955: Amid segregation, prejudice, and injustice, two teenagers fell in love. Their life together broke the law, but their determination changed it. Summaries of and quotations regarding legal proceedings and the civil rights movement. Map. Time lines. Bibliography. Artist’s note. Black-and-white period photographs and documents. Full-color illustrations rendered in brush pen and Adobe Photoshop.
Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights CaseBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781452125909 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Chronicle Page Count: 260 Authors: Patricia Hruby Powell, Shadra Strickland Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.4, Points: 3 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.4, Points: 8 Lexile: Level: HL720L Awards & Honors: Kids’ Indie Next List Preview, Winter 2016–2017, Teens
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