At Issue: Child Labor and Sweatshops


A young-adult anthology offering a wide range of opinions about the causes of and solutions for harsh working conditions and the use of children in the labor force.

Selected Works

Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Dreaming of Equality
An award-winning biography of the famous civil rights leader, for grades 4 through 7.
James Beckwourth: Legendary Mountain Man
“An authentic, compelling account of Jim Beckwourth’s life as a famous African American frontiersman …. ”
Short story
“Riffs,” in What A Song Can Do: 12 Riffs on the Power of Music
Sixteen-year-old Lee is torn between playing with his band or caring for his hospitalized mother.

Quick Links