Rosa Parks grew up during segregation in Alabama, but she was taught to stand up for her rights. In 1955, Rosa refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. This inspiring story of her life features a facts and photos section at the back.
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games
that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
About the Author
Lisbeth Kaiser is a freelance writer and children’s book author. Two of her books in the
Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Maya Angelou and Emmeline Pankhurst, were
selected for the ALA’s Amelia Bloomer Book List. Lisbeth lives in Brooklyn with her
husband and two children.
MARTA ANTELO graduated with a Fine Arts degree in Valencia, where she was born.
After graduation, she moved to Madrid, where she works as a freelance illustrator. She
brings delicate textures to her illustrations. Her client list includes: The New York
Times, The Boston Globe, Wall Street Journal, National Geographic Kids, and