The Story of Ruby Bridges (Prebound)

The Story of Ruby Bridges Cover Image
By Robert Coles, George Ford (Illustrator)
$18.80
Usually Arrives in 2-10 Days
If not on our shelves, this book is currently unavailable at Reach and Teach

Description


The year is 1960, and six-year-old Ruby Bridges and her family have recently moved from Mississippi to New Orleans in search of a better life. When a judge orders Ruby to attend first grade at William Frantz Elementary, an all-white school, Ruby must face angry mobs of parents who refuse to send their children to school with her. Told with Robert Coles' powerful narrative and dramatically illustrated by George Ford, Ruby's story of courage, faith, and hope is now available in this special 50th anniversary edition with an updated afterword



Product Details
ISBN: 9780606231893
ISBN-10: 0606231897
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication Date: September 1st, 2010
Pages: 1
Language: English