Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X
Malcolm X grew to be one of America’s most influential figures. But first, he was a boy named Malcolm Little. Written by his daughter, this inspiring picture book biography celebrates a vision of freedom and justice.
Bolstered by the love and wisdom of his large, warm family, young Malcolm Little was a natural-born leader. But when confronted with intolerance and a series of tragedies, Malcolm’s optimism and faith were threatened. He had to learn how to be strong and how to hold on to his individuality. He had to learn self-reliance.
Age Range: 6 - 10 years Grade Level: 1 - 5 Hardcover: 48 pages Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Language: English Author: Ilyasah Shabazz ISBN: 978-1442412163 Dimensions: 9 x 0.4 x 11 inches