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Biography - Picture Books Set 2

When Marian Sang (2003)

Author: Ryan, Pam Munoz Illustrator: Selznick, Brian
Publisher: HarperCollins
Number of pages: 40 pages

Marian Anderson is best known for her historic concert on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in 1939, which drew an integrated crowd of 75,000 people in pre-Civil Rights America. While this momentous event showcased the uniqueness of Marian's voice, the strength of her character, and the struggles of the times in which she lived, it is only part of her story.

ISBN 13: 978-0439577816
Reading Level (grade): 5.2
Reading Level (A-Z): S