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Review of ‘Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer’

BookPage Children's Top Pick, August 2015

Fannie Lou Hamer was a tireless champion of civil rights, from the moment she attempted to register to vote in 1962 until her death in 1977. Malcolm X called her “the country’s number one freedom-fighting woman.” In 1964, Hamer came to prominence at the Democratic National Convention, where she…

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