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Standing in the need of prayer : a modern retelling of the classic spiritual

text Standing in the need of prayer : a modern retelling of the classic spiritual

Summary
The popular spiritual, Standing in the need of prayer, has been reworked to chronicle the milestones, struggles, tragedies, and triumphs of African American people and their history. The text and illustrations of this inspirational book are inform... Read more
Contents

References: Slavery -- Nat Turner -- The American Civil War -- The Emancipation Proclamation -- The great migration -- The Tuskegee Airmen -- Music -- Ruby Bridges -- Martin Luther King Jr. -- FloJo [Florence Griffith Joyner] -- Colin Kaepernick -- Black Lives Matter.

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1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Publisher
Crown Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Random House Children's Books 2022

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SBBDL J 973.04 Weatherford in Juvenile Non-fiction Available

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