Sixteen award-winning children's book artists illustrate the civil rights quotations that inspire them in this stirring and beautiful book. Featuring an introduction by Harry Belafonte, words from Eleanor Roosevelt, Maya Angelou, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. among others, this inspirational collection sets a powerful example for generations of young leaders to come. It includes illustrations by Selina Alko, Alina Chau, Lisa Congdon, Emily Hughes, Molly Idle, Juana Medina, Innosanto Nagara, Christopher Silas Neal, John Parra, Brian Pinkney, Greg Pizzoli, Sean Qualls, Dan Santat, Shadra Strickland, Melissa Sweet, and Raúl the Third.
- Introduction by Harry Belafonte
- Age recommendation: 8+
Chronicle Books is an independent publisher based in San Francisco that has been creating books since the Summer of Love. They are inspired by the enduring magic of books, and by sparking the passions of others. They consider every detail, and ask questions like these: Does the design support and enhance the content? How does it feel in your hands? What special touches can we add to make it an object you'll treasure?