Congratulations on author Wade Hudson's human rights book award!
This is the perfect middle grade book to pair with social sudies textbooks as an example of living history!
In print or listening to Mr Hudson reading his audiobook, his story provides a personal narrative to segregation, family, #blackboyjoy and the Civil Rights Movement.
Also congratulations to author Carole Boston Weatherford, @caroleweatherford, for the incredible telling of the Tulsa Massacre in Unspeakable!
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Dodd Human Rights Impact is thrilled to announce that the winner of the 2022 Malka Penn Award for Human Rights in Children’s Literature goes to Defiant, Growing Up in the Jim Crow South, by Wade Hudson.
Read more: http://s.uconn.edu/2022-malka-penn-award
WHAT A GREAT GROUP OF HONOR BOOKS!!!!!!!
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