Speak Up!

Speak Up!

by Adora Svitak

Speak Up! is a joyful celebration of 45 speeches by children and teenagers who have stood up for causes they passionately believe in and challenged adults in power to take note. This collection is testament to the hopefulness and spirit of the next generation, and the positive belief that we can, and should, act to protect the things we love.

From ground-breaking scientific inventions to pleas for the environment, anti-war speeches to incredible testimony of lived experiences, the speeches collected here demonstrate the profound wisdom of youth and why it is important to speak up and out on what concerns us.


Ages: 12-Up
Illustrated by: Camila Pinheiro
ISBN: 9781781319505
Price: $25.00
Published by: White Lion

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  • It’s a Great, Big Colorful World
  • The Sunken Tower
  • Woke: A Young Poet’s Call to Justice
  • Let’s Dance!
  • Bo the Brave
  • What’s Growing in Mommy’s Tummy?
  • One World, Many Colors
  • How to Solve a Problem
  • The Midnight Lie
  • Solve This! Forensics
  • Night of the Dragon
  • Music From Another World
  • The Postman From Space
  • Letters from Bear
  • National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Where
  • Wicked As You Wish
  • The Spirit of Springer
  • No Steps Behind: Beate Sirota Gordon’s Battle for Women’s Rights in Japan
  • The Biggest Story
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