Read And Rise: (Foreword by Maya Angelou) (Hardcover)
(Foreword by Maya Angelou)
Cartwheel Books, 9780439309295, 40pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2006
Scholastic and the National Urban League come together with Myles and Sandra Pinkney to inspire African-American children to realize their dreams and achieve their goals through reading.
In a chair
sitting in the cockpit
flying high in the sky
READ AND RISE
Through reading, children can be inspired to become almost anything: pilot, teacher, firefighter, doctor, chef, astronaut. READ AND RISE relays this message through vivid photographs and poetic words that encourage children to READ AND RISE.