Rosa and the Daring Dog
What could make the true story of activist Rosa Parks even more inspiring? Woof! Say hello to Howly: a tiny puppy left abandoned in a trash can. It’s been snowing, and the little pup is very nearly dead when he’s found by Eddie on her way home from school. But he’s brave and determined – which reminds Eddie of a very famous person indeed. Her class are doing a project on Rosa Parks, whose act of courage on a bus in 1955 started a battle against racism. And when Mrs Parks visits Eddie’s school, Howly and the children join her in a new fight to do what’s right!
- Fantastic fiction based around the story of Rosa Parks
- Brings history into the present day with a cuddly twist
- Full of essential facts about the Civil Rights Movement
- Perfect for fans of Michael Morpurgo and Holly Webb