Lillian’s Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965

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Lillian’s Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Act of 1965 by Jonah Winter and Shane W. Evans
Grades: 4-6+
Rating: ♦♦♦♦
This books explores the important topic of voting rights in our country. As Lillian walks uphill to cast her vote, she conjures up her family’s uphill battle to gain the right to vote.  The dual plot lines are well developed but may be difficult for younger students to comprehend.

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