Author: Jonah Winter

Illustrator: Bryan Collier


Before Rosa Parks, before Martin Luther King Jr, there was Thurgood Marshall, fighting — and winning — for African-Americans. Discover how Thurgood Marshall fought the injustices he saw every day to make a difference and change the laws, going before the Supreme Court to overturn school segregation in the landmark Brown v. Board of Ed. decision. Your young readers will be awed by the powerful story of Thurgood Marshall, the first black Supreme Court justice, and the trailblazer who proved that separate is not equal.