Spring 2020

Into the Streets

A Young Person's Visual History of Protest in the United States

  • Interest Level: Grade 9 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 8

This lively book guides readers through the art and history of significant protests, sit-ins, and collective acts of resistance throughout US history. Photos, artwork, signs, and other visual elements highlight the history of social action, from American Indian resistance to colonists through Black Lives Matter and Women’s Marches.

Into the Streets introduces the personalities and issues that drove these protests, as well as their varied aims and accomplishments, from spontaneous hashtag uprisings to highly planned strategies of civil disobedience. Perfect for young adult audiences, this book highlights how teens are frequently the ones protesting and creating the art of the resistance.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-5415-7903-3
On pre-order until 05/05/2020
$37.32 $27.99
978-1-5415-7904-0
On pre-order until 05/05/2020
$19.99 $14.99
978-1-5415-8146-3
On pre-order until 05/05/2020
$55.98 $41.99
Interest Level Grade 9 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
Genre Nonfiction, Young Adult
Subject Diversity, Social Studies
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Zest Books ™
Language English
Number of Pages 168
Publication Date 2020-05-05
BISACS YAN051270, YAN052040, YAN058000
Dewey 303.48/40973
Graphics 1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 10
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Bibliography/further reading, Index, and Sidebars

Author: Marke Bieschke

Marke Bieschke has worked as an editor at Gay.com, PlanetOut.com, and the San Francisco Bay Guardian.