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Separate is never equal : the story of Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation / by Duncan Tonatiuh.

Tonatiuh, Duncan. (Author).
Book Book (2014.)
Description: 40 pages : chiefly color illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
19 of 20 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Melrose. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 20 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Melrose Children's Nonfiction J 379.2 Tonatiuh (Text to Phone) Available -
Beverly Main Children's Nonfiction Child LC 214.2 T66 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Bunker Hill Community College Reading Enrichment ReadEnr LC214.2 .T66 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Children's Biographies juv Biography / Mendez, Sylvia (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Children's Nonfiction 379.2/Tonatiuh (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Children's Nonfiction J/ 379.263/Tonatiuh (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Children's Nonfiction J/ 379.263/Tonatiuh (Text to Phone) Available -
Gordon College Juv/Pic Curr Library Juvenile LC 214.2 .T66 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Children's Nonfiction Children's / LC 214.2 .T66 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Children's Nonfiction J 379.263 TONATIUH (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781419710544 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 1419710540 (hardcover) :
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and Internet websites (page 39), and index.
Summary:
"Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California" -- Provided by publisher.
Study Program Information:
Accelerated Reader 5.1.
Awards:
Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor, 2015 ; Robert F. Sibert Honor, 2015 ; Orbis Pictus Honor, 2015.
Citation: Tonatiuh, Duncan. "Separate is never equal : the story of Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation." New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.

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