March: Book One

Author(s) John Lewis Andrew Aydin
Illustrator(s) Nate Powell
Age Group 12 and up
Publisher Top Shelf Productions
ISBN 978-1603093002
Year 2013
March: Book One

Congressman John Lewis (GA-5) is an American icon, one of the key figures of the civil rights movement. His commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken him from an Alabama sharecropper's farm to the halls of Congress. Book One of this graphic novel trilogy spans John Lewis' youth in rural Alabama, his life-changing meeting with Martin Luther King, Jr., the birth of the Nashville Student Movement and their battle to tear down segregation through nonviolent lunch counter sit-ins, building to a stunning climax on the steps of City Hall.

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