Library Latest — July 18, 2020

Belmont Public Library presents Library Latest

Honor the life of Civil Rights leader and American icon, Congressman John Lewis. 

“Get in good trouble, necessary trouble.” — John Lewis

Four books about John Lewis on an orange background

For kids:
Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement by Ann Bausum | request the audiobook
John Lewis: American Politician and Civil Rights Icon by Caitie McAneney | request the book | hoopla eBook
John Lewis and Desegregation by Gerry Boehme | hoopla eBook
John Lewis: Courage in Action by Matt Doeden | hoopla eBook
John Lewis in the Lead: A Story of the Civil Rights Movement by Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson | request the book
Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis by Jabari Asim | request the book
The Story of Civil Rights Hero John Lewis by Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson | request the book

For teens and adults:
Finding Your Roots (Cory Booker & John Lewis, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.) | Kanopy video
John Lewis: Civil Rights Champion and Congressman by Alison Morretta | hoopla eBook
March trilogy by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin | request the books | hoopla eBooks

If you’d like to request the physical copy of any of these items click on the link to the catalog and place your hold. We’ve also included the links to digital copies in OverDrive and hoopla.

You can now pick up your holds inside the building. For more information including policies, procedures, and hours click here.

[return to Library Latest]