Ruby Bridges recounts the story of her involvement, as a six-year-old, in the integration of her school in New Orleans in 1960.Ruby Bridges recounts the story of her involvement, as a six-year-old, in the integration of her school in New Orleans in 1960.Read Less
Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author AUTHOR INSCRIBED. 2004 reprint of 1993 edition (number line starts with 8). NEAR FINE in NEAR FINE price intact dust jacket. Inscribed by Ms. Bridges on the title page, in black pen, "For Emily / Bless You / R Bridges." A crisp, clean, tightly bound copy. The only marking is Ms. Bridges inscription. Pages and pale blue endpapers are clean and crisp. There are 2 tiny tears to top edge of title page caused by paper clips, otherwise pages are fine. Hardcover, of gloss laminated pictorial paper (matching jacket design) is fresh and sharp-small bumps to bottom corners, otherwise fine. Binding and hinges firm, intact and straight. Jacket is clean and complete, slightly shelf rubbed but no tears or chips. Affixed to jacket is a gold award label for the Carter G. Woodson Book Award as well as a silver award label for the Jane Addams Children's Book Award. 9-¼ x 10-¾"; 64-pages.
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
This is one of the most heart breaking, true stories I have read. It took me back to those days when the blacks did not have the same rights as the whites did. Take the journey with this little girl, feel and see what she did. She showed both Courage and Strength. This is a MUCH NEED TO READ BOOK.
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