Nonfiction > Chapter/Middle > Civil Rights

Tonya Bolden 

M.L.K.: Journey Of A King 

Denise M. Cherry 

Segregation and Integration: Growing Up in the South During Martin Luther King’s Civil Rights Movement

Shirley Graham Du Bois

DuBois: A Pictorial Biography 

His Day Is Marching On: A Memoir of W. E. B. DuBois

Paul Robeson, Citizen of the World 

Eloise Greenfield

Rosa Parks 

Nikki Grimes 

Malcolm X 

Virginia Hamilton 

E. B. Du Bois: A Biography     

Paul Robeson: The Life and Times of a Free Black Man

Stephen & Sheila Jackson Hardy 

Extraordinary People Of The Civil Rights Movement 

James Haskins

Rosa Parks: My Story 

I Am Rosa Parks

Separate But Not Equal: The Dream and the Struggle 

Black Stars of the Civil Rights Movement 

Bayard Rustin: Behind the Scenes of the Civil Rights Movement 

The Life and Death of Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Jesse Jackson: Civil Rights Activist 

Power to the People: The Rise and Fall of the Black Panther Party

The March on Washington   

The Rise of Jim Crow 

Freedom Rides: Journey for Justice

Adam Clayton Powell: Portrait of a Marching Black

Andrew Young, Man With a Mission

KaaVonia Hinton 

Desegregating America’s Schools

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, 1954 

Martin Luther King Jr.

Wade Hudson

Five Bold Freedom Fighters (Great Black Heroes) 

Garnet Nelson Jackson 

Martin Luther King Jr.: a Man of Peace

Thurgood Marshall: Supreme Court Justice 

Rosa Parks: Hero of Our Time

Denise M. Jordan 

Julian Bond: Civil Rights Activist and Chairman of the NAACP

Julius Lester

Search for the New Land 

Cookie Lommel

Mary Church Terrell: Speaking Out for Civil Rights

Angela Shelf Medearis

Dare to Dream: Coretta Scott King and the Civil Rights Movement 

Dharathula H. Millender

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Young Man with a Dream 

Kadir Nelson 

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans 

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson 

No Crystal Stair 

Rosa Parks

Dear Mrs. Parks: A Dialogue with Today’s Youth

Quiet Strength: The Faith, the Hope, and the Heart of a Woman Who Changed a Nation

Rosa Parks: My Story

Diane Patrick 

Coretta Scott King 

Martin Luther King Jr 

Lillie Patterson 

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Man of Peace 

Coretta Scott King 

A Philip Randolph: Messenger for the Masses 

M LaVora Perry 

A History of the Civil Rights Movement 

Gregory Reed 

Dear Mrs. Parks: A Dialogue with Today’s Youth

Quiet Strength: The Faith, the Hope, and the Heart of a Woman Who Changed a Nation

Belinda Rochelle 

Witnesses to Freedom: Young People Who Fought for Civil Rights

Charlemae Hill Rollins 

They Showed the Way: Forty American Negro Leaders 

Linda Tarrant-Reid 

Discovering Black America: From the Age of Exploration to the Twenty-First Century 

Joyce Carol Thomas 

Linda Brown, You Are Not Alone: The Brown V. Board of Education Decision

Velma Maia Thomas 

We Shall Not Be Moved 

Leon Walter Tillage

Leon’s Story 

Carole Boston Weatherford 

Remember the Bridge: Poems of a People 

Brenda Wilkinson

Jesse Jackson: Still Fighting for the Dream 

Jacqueline Woodson

brown girl dreaming 

Sarah E. Wright 

Philip Randolph: Integration in the Workplace