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The Story of Ruby Bridges

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Publisher:
Scholastic
Pub. Date:
c1995
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 800L
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Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first African American child to integrate a New Orleans school with this paperback reissue! 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!

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9780590572811
9780590439688
9780590439671
9780545337670
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 800L
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2022-05-16 05:32:43AM
Last Indexed2022-05-16 03:04:22AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780590439671

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Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first African American child to integrate a New Orleans school with this paperback reissue! 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!

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subject_facetAfrican Americans -- Biography
African Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Bridges, Ruby
Bridges, Ruby -- Juvenile literature
New Orleans (La.) -- Race relations
New Orleans (La.) -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature
School integration -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
School integration -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Juvenile literature
title_displayThe Story of Ruby Bridges
title_fullThe Story of Ruby Bridges
The story of Ruby Bridges / by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
title_shortThe Story of Ruby Bridges
topic_facetAfrican Americans
Bridges, Ruby
Historical Fiction
Juvenile Fiction
Race relations
School integration