Inspire the next generation with stories of the world's most outstanding people. From designers and artists to scientists and activists, all of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the empowering story of Rosa Parks, the 'Mother of the Freedom Movement'.
Rosa Parks grew up in Alabama, where she learned to stand up for herself at an early age. Rosa went on to become a civil rights activist. In 1955, she refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Her courageous decision had a huge impact on civil rights, eventually leading to the end of segregation on public transport. She never stopped working for equal rights.
Designed with admirable simplicity, quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this little biography provides a powerful message to children of all ages.
Rosa Parks Hardback Edition by Isabel Sanchez Vergara and Maria Diamantes.