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On August a remarkable event took placethan , people gathered in our nation s capital to participate in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom The march began at the Washington Monument and ended with a rally at the Lincoln Memorial, where Martin Luther King Jr delivered his historic I Have a Dream speech, advocating racial harmony Many words have been written about that day, but few so delicate and powerful as those presented here by award winning author and illustrator Shane W Evans When combined with his simple yet compelling illustrations, the thrill of the day is brought to life for even the youngest reader to experience We March was one of Kirkus Reviews Best Children s Books of , and is an important story about the African American civil rights movement We March

About the Author: Shane W Evans

Shane W Evans has illustrated numerous books for children, including Black Jack The Ballad of Jack Johnson and Underground, recipient of four starred reviews, both for Roaring Brook Press He lives with his family in Kansas City, Missouri.

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