The Youngest Marcher

The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist

In May 1963, 3,000 to 4,000 elementary and high school students marched to protest segregation and get arrested and jailed in Birmingham, Alabama. Nine-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks was the youngest.

“…a book bound to be remembered in the pantheon of historical child heroes”