We’ve Got a Job: Reviews

Starred Reviews

  • Kirkus  (starred review):  “A moving account of young people rising at a pivotal historical moment…”
  • Publishers Weekly  (starred review): “…the most compelling component is Levinson’s dramatic re-creation of the courageous children’s crusade and the change it helped bring about in the face of widespread prejudice and brutality.”
  • Booklist  (starred review): “Even with the many fine books out there about the role of young people in the Civil Rights era, this highly readable photo-essay will hold YA readers…”
  • School Library Journal  (starred review): “This photo-essay stands out for its engrossing content, excellent composition, and riveting use of primary-source material.”
  • The Sunday New York Times Book Review (February 12, 2012): ”riveting, significant work of nonfiction.”

Print Publications


Review of the Audio Version