Gandhi: The Peaceful Protester! (Show Me History!)

by James Buckley (Author) Kelly Tindall (Illustrator)

Gandhi: The Peaceful Protester! (Show Me History!)
Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade
Mahatma Gandhi inspired a nation and generations of social reformers with his emphasis on kindness and nonviolence--discover how one man changed the lives of millions in this illustrated and kid-friendly biography. This biography of Mahatma Gandhi is presented in a graphic novel format, making it accessible and entertaining for readers across a range of age groups. After being named president of the Indian National Congress in 1921, Gandhi was instrumental in gaining India's independence from Great Britain by using nonviolent resistance--and in the process he inspired generations of civil rights leaders with his example. Gandhi: The Peaceful Protester! recounts this humble leader's story, from his youth in western India through his years as a lawyer and political activist who practiced kindness and empathy toward everyone.

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James Buckley
James Buckley Jr. has written more than 50 books for kids, including Who Was Ernest Shackleton? and Who Was Roberto Clemente?
Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9781645174097
Lexile Measure
620L
Guided Reading Level
L
Publisher
Portable Press
Publication date
September 20, 2021
Series
Show Me History!
BISAC categories
JNF007020 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Historical
JNF025030 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | Asia
JNF062010 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Comics & Graphic Novels | Biography
Library of Congress categories
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