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Author Corey, Shana, author.

Title A time to act : John F. Kennedy's big speech / words by Shana Corey ; pictures by R. Gregory Christie.

Publication Info. [New York] : NorthSouth, 2017.
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 921 KEN    WORKROOM
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Description 53 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Summary "Acclaimed author Shana Corey and New York Times Best Illustrated artist R. Gregory Christie deliver a fresh look at Kennedy, underscoring the greatness and fallibility of our leaders and how each one of us, no matter who we are, have the power to make a difference. With quotes from JFK's speeches, detailed back matter, and a thought- provoking author's note, this biography offers a sensitive account of a tumultuous time in history and compelling questions about effecting positive change today"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 52) and index.
Audience 850L Lexile
Note 850L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader LG 5.2 0.5 189548
Note Accelerated Reader LG 5.2 0.5 189548
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Juvenile literature.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Influence -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- Juvenile literature.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989 -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- illustrator.
ISBN 9780735842755 (hardback)
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