Sit In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down

People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Social Justice
Author(s):
Andrea Davis Pinkney
Illustrator(s):
Brian Pinkney
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0316070164
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Social Justice

This book tells the story of the Woolworth's lunch counter sit-in, when four college students staged a peaceful protest that became a defining moment in the struggle for racial equality and the growing civil rights movement.

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