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The Resource Viola Desmond : a hero for us all, by Sarah Howden ; pictures by Nick Craine, (easy read)

Viola Desmond : a hero for us all, by Sarah Howden ; pictures by Nick Craine, (easy read)

Label
Viola Desmond : a hero for us all
Title
Viola Desmond
Title remainder
a hero for us all
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Howden ; pictures by Nick Craine
Title variation
Hero for us all
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1946, Viola Desmond refused to leave her seat in the area of a movie theatre reserved for white people. Today, her image appears on the Canadian ten-dollar bill to commemorate her courageous act.In 1946, Viola Desmond refused to leave her seat in the area of a movie theatre reserved for white people. Today, her image appears on the Canadian ten-dollar bill to commemorate her courageous act
Biography type
individual biography
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Craine, Nick
Series statement
I can read book
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  • Desmond, Viola
  • Reader (Primary)
  • Civil rights
  • Race discrimination
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Viola Desmond : a hero for us all, by Sarah Howden ; pictures by Nick Craine, (easy read)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This work is adapted from 'Viola Desmond takes her seat' in "5-minute stories for fearless girls" by Sarah Howden, illustrations by Nick Craine
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9781443459839
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Viola Desmond : a hero for us all, by Sarah Howden ; pictures by Nick Craine, (easy read)
Publication
Note
This work is adapted from 'Viola Desmond takes her seat' in "5-minute stories for fearless girls" by Sarah Howden, illustrations by Nick Craine
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9781443459839
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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