Rosa's Bus (Hardcover)

Rosa's Bus By Fabrizio Silei, Maurizio A. C. Quarello (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Set in the present day, Rosa's Bus tells the story of an old man and his young nephew visiting the Henry Ford Museum in Michigan. Rosa Parks, now a respected civil rights activist, was travelling to work in her hometown of Montgomery, Alabama, when she was ordered to give her seat to a white man. She refused and in doing so made a brave stand against racism, a stand that is recollected here, in this powerful picture book.

About the Author

Fabrizio Silei was born in Florence in 1960. He is the author of many books, essays, novels and short stories for children and young adults. He founded The Platypus Atelier, a community education project. In 2018, his novel The University of Tuttomio was a finalist for the Strega Girls and Boys Award. In 2014 he received the Andersen "Writer of the Year" award.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781850773405
ISBN-10: 1850773408
Publisher: Darf Publishers
Publication Date: November 22nd, 2022
Pages: 40
Language: English