Voice of freedom fannie lou hamer spirit of the civil rights movement carole boston weatherford janina edwards on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers despite fierce prejudice and abuse even being beaten to within an inch of her life fannie lou hamer was a champion of civil rights from the 1950s until her death in 1977. Voice of freedom fannie lou hamer is an informational non fiction and biography that follows the life of fannie lou hamer a civil rights activist this book is composed of free versed poems that details the hardships fannie faced as a child until she was an adult. This expansive richly illustrated biography about the voice of the civil rights movement recounts hamers humble and poverty stricken beginnings in 1917 as the 20th child of mississippi sharecroppers through her struggle to fight for the rights of black people on local regional and national levels. Voice of freedom fannie lou hamer the spirit of the civil rights movement carole boston weatherford ekua holmes on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a 2016 caldecott honor book a 2016 robert f sibert honor book a 2016 john steptoe new talent illustrator award winner stirring poems and stunning collage illustrations combine to celebrate the life of fannie lou hamer. A picture book about hamers life voice of freedom fannie lou hamer spirit of the civil rights movement was written by carole boston weatherford it won a coretta scott king award hamer is also one of 28 civil rights icons depicted on the buffalo new york freedom wall
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