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We shall overcome  Cover Image Book Book

We shall overcome / Bryan Collier.

Collier, Bryan, (author,, illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338540376
  • ISBN: 1338540378
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY: Orchard Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"Beloved gospel anthem and civil rights protest song We shall overcome is brought to life by esteemed illustrator Bryan Collier; following in the footsteps of one young girl, Collier traverses between historic civil rights monuments and contemporary political protests happening today. Beautifully interwoven with song lyrics that embody a message of strength and overcoming adversity"--inside front cover.
Target Audience Note:
AD360L Lexile
Decoding demand: 45 (medium) Semantic demand: 83 (very high) Syntactic demand: 41 (medium) Structure demand: 13 (very low) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.7 0.5 514399.
Subject: We shall overcome > Texts > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights > Juvenile literature.
Girls > Juvenile literature.
Protest songs > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 20 of 23 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Carthage Public.


  • 0 current holds with 23 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carthage Public Library P Collier, Bryan (Text) 34MO2001811359 Primary Fiction Available -

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