Sylvia & Aki by Winifred Conkling

Sylvia & Aki

By Winifred Conkling
Level 7

In a real, but inspiring way, this book takes a look at the impact that racism and segregation laws had on children in the United States. Based on true events, this book follows two girls who find themselves at the center of landmark legal battles, while all they want is to be able to enroll in school.

(Reviewed by Kate Phillips)

Region California, United States
Period 1940s
Genre Historical Fiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • Audiobook
  • Top Picks
  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 4 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 4 Literary Value
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