The Story of Ruby Bridges


A book written by Robert Coles

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For months six-year-old Ruby Bridges must confront the hostility of white parents when she becomes the first African American girl to integrate Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960.

Reviewed by Jaylee, age 7

Jaylee says, “Try to find this book.”

I thought this book was interesting. That's when a judge ordered black and white children have to be at separate schools, but he ordered four black girls to go to two white schools. That's when Ruby was in a huge crowd of white people. Now, try to find this at your library.