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Brothers in the Beloved Community: The Friendship of Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King Jr. By Marc Andrus Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781952692451
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Published: Parallax Press - January 10th, 2023

The never-before-told story of the friendship between Martin Luther King Jr. and Thich Nhat Hanh—icons who changed each other and the world


Martin Luther King Jr. (Little People, BIG DREAMS) By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Mai Ly Degnan (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 3rd, 2023

Now in paperback!


King's Vibrato: Modernism, Blackness, and the Sonic Life of Martin Luther King Jr. By Maurice O. Wallace Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781478018407
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Published: Duke University Press - September 6th, 2022

In King's Vibrato Maurice O. Wallace explores the sonic character of Martin Luther King Jr.'s voice and its power to move the world.


King's Vibrato: Modernism, Blackness, and the Sonic Life of Martin Luther King Jr. By Maurice O. Wallace Cover Image
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Published: Duke University Press - September 6th, 2022

In King's Vibrato Maurice O. Wallace explores the sonic character of Martin Luther King Jr.'s voice and its power to move the world.


Threads of Peace: How Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. Changed the World By Uma Krishnaswami Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481416795
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 16th, 2022

“Inviting and original.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Mohandas Gandhi and Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.


Living the Dream: The Contested History of Martin Luther King Jr. Day By Daniel T. Fleming Cover Image
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - June 28th, 2022

Living the Dream tells the history behind the establishment of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and the battle over King's legacy that continued through the decades that followed. Creating the first national holiday to honor an African American was a formidable achievement and an act of resistance against conservative and segregationist opposition.


The Dream Journal: Guided by the Words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. By Based on the writings of MLK Jr. Cover Image
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Published: HarperOne - June 14th, 2022

Introducing the Martin Luther King Jr Library

A keepsake daily writing practice journal inspired by the life and words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., drawn from Dr. King’s archives published exclusively by HarperCollins.


Alabama V. King: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Criminal Trial That Launched the Civil Rights Movement By David Fisher, Dan Abrams, Fred D. Gray (With) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781335475190
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Published: Hanover Square Press - May 24th, 2022

"Poignant, sometimes harrowing." -Wall Street Journal

The defense lawyer for Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, the Selma marchers, and other civil rights heroes reveals the true story of the historic trial that made Dr. King a national hero.


A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation By Barry Wittenstein, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator)
$10.49
ISBN: 9780823451135
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Published: Neal Porter Books - January 18th, 2022

As a new generation of activists demands an end to racism, A Place to Land reflects on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech and the movement that it galvanized. Now available in paperback.

Winner of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children
Selected for the Texas Bluebonnet Master List


Nine Days: The Race to Save Martin Luther King Jr.'s Life and Win the 1960 Election By Paul Kendrick, Stephen Kendrick Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250155719
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Published: Picador - January 11th, 2022

“[An] inspiring book about the events leading up to the 1960 election, from Dr. King’s imprisonment to student activism in Atlanta to JFK’s campaign. It’s a story we can all learn from—a story of overlooked heroes and the power each of us has to create change.” —Barack Obama

One of O, The Oprah Magazine’s best books of February 2021


The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation By Anna Malaika Tubbs Cover Image
$18.89
ISBN: 9781250756138
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Published: Flatiron Books - December 28th, 2021

New York Times Bestseller

“This dynamic blend of biography and manifesto centers on Louise Little, Alberta King, and Berdis Baldwin . . . Tubbs’s book stands against the women’s erasure, a monument to their historical importance.
The New Yorker


Brothers in the Beloved Community: The Friendship of Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King Jr. By Marc Andrus Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781946764904
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Published: Parallax Press - November 16th, 2021

The never-before-told story of the friendship between Martin Luther King Jr. and Thich Nhat Hanh—icons who changed each other and the world


The Rabbi and the Reverend: Joachim Prinz, Martin Luther King Jr., and Their Fight Against Silence By Audrey Ades, Chiara Fedele (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Audrey Ades, Chiara Fedele (Illustrator)
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - November 1st, 2021

When Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech at the March on Washington, he did not stand alone. He was joined by Rabbi Joachim Prinz, a refugee from Nazi Germany, who also addressed the crowd. Though Rabbi Prinz and Dr. King came from very different backgrounds, they were united by a shared belief in justice.


The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. By Peniel E. Joseph Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781541619616
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Published: Basic Books - October 5th, 2021

This “landmark” (Ibram X. Kendi) dual biography of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King transforms our understanding of the twentieth century’s most iconic African American leaders.

To most Americans, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. represent contrasting ideals: self-defense versus nonviolence, Black Power versus civil rights, the sword versus the shield.


The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Biography Book for New Readers By Christine Platt Cover Image
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Published: Rockridge Press - September 7th, 2021

Discover the life of Martin Luther King Jr-a story for kids ages 6 to 9 about standing up for civil rights


Threads of Peace: How Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. Changed the World By Uma Krishnaswami Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481416788
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 17th, 2021

“Inviting and original.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Mohandas Gandhi and Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr.: My First Martin Luther King Jr. (Little People, BIG DREAMS #33) By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Mai Ly Degnan (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780711266544
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - August 10th, 2021

This board book version of Martin Luther King Jr.—from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series—introduces the youngest dreamers to the inspiring minister and civil rights activist.

Little Martin grew up in a family of preachers: his dad was a preacher, his uncle was a preacher, his grandfather was a prea


Blessed Are the Peacemakers: Martin Luther King Jr., Eight White Religious Leaders, and the Letter from Birmingham Jail By S. Jonathan Bass, James C. Cobb (Afterword by), Paul Harvey (Foreword by) Cover Image
By S. Jonathan Bass, James C. Cobb (Afterword by), Paul Harvey (Foreword by)
$35.10
ISBN: 9780807174784
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Published: LSU Press - March 3rd, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham Jail" is arguably the most important written document of the civil rights protest era and a widely read modern literary classic.


The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation By Anna Malaika Tubbs Cover Image
$30.44
ISBN: 9781250756121
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 2nd, 2021

New York Times Bestseller

“This dynamic blend of biography and manifesto centers on Louise Little, Alberta King, and Berdis Baldwin . . . Tubbs’s book stands against the women’s erasure, a monument to their historical importance.
The New Yorker


Martin Luther King Jr. Day By Melissa Ferguson Cover Image
$8.75
ISBN: 9781977132901
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Published: Pebble Books - January 1st, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrates the life of the civil rights movement leader. Some people observe the day by singing, reading, or watching movies about him. Others volunteer in their community or make peace-inspired crafts. Readers will discover how a shared holiday can have multiple traditions and be celebrated in all sorts of ways.


Martin Luther King Jr. Day By Melissa Ferguson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781977131881
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Published: Pebble Books - January 1st, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrates the life of the civil rights movement leader. Some people observe the day by singing, reading, or watching movies about him. Others volunteer in their community or make peace-inspired crafts. Readers will discover how a shared holiday can have multiple traditions and be celebrated in all sorts of ways.


Trailblazers: Martin Luther King, Jr.: Fighting for Civil Rights By Christine Platt Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593124550
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - December 8th, 2020

Bring history home and meet some of the world's greatest game changers! Get inspired by the true story of the civil rights leader whose peaceful fight for justice still motivates people today. This biography series is for kids who loved Who Was? and are ready for the next level.


Little People, BIG DREAMS: Black Voices: 3 books from the best-selling series! Maya Angelou - Rosa Parks - Martin Luther King Jr. By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Lisbeth Kaiser, Leire Salaberria (Illustrator), Mai Ly Degnan (Illustrator), Marta Antelo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Lisbeth Kaiser, Leire Salaberria (Illustrator), Mai Ly Degnan (Illustrator), Marta Antelo (Illustrator)
$41.99
ISBN: 9780711262539
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - November 3rd, 2020

*Selected as One of Oprah’s Favorite Things 2021*
“It’s never too early to introduce youngsters to inspiring people who have changed the world.” —As Oprah says on OprahDaily.com


Meet three inspirational figures from Black culture and history: Maya Angelou, Martin Luther King Jr., and Rosa Parks!This boxed gif


The Story of Martin Luther King Jr.: A Biography Book for New Readers By Christine Platt Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781641529549
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Published: Rockridge Press - June 30th, 2020

Discover the life of Martin Luther King Jr--a story for kids ages 6 to 9 about standing up for civil rights


Good Night Martin Luther King Jr. (Good Night Our World) By Adam Gamble, Mark Jasper, Julissa Mora (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Adam Gamble, Mark Jasper, Julissa Mora (Illustrator)
$10.45
ISBN: 9781602198517
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Published: Good Night Books - June 30th, 2020

Good Night Martin Luther King Jr. features the iconic Civil Rights leader's childhood, education, family members, and leadership, the Great March on Washington, speeches, peaceful protests, Rosa Parks and the bus boycott, winning the Nobel Peace Prize, and more. This educational board book teaches young readers about one of the most important leaders of our times.


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Color and Learn): An Illustrated History Coloring Book For Everyone! By Color & Learn Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781648450594
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Published: Lak Publishing - June 17th, 2020

When people think of the civil rights movement and the fight for the rights of African Americans in the United States, the first name that comes to mind is Martin Luther King, Jr.

Using the principles of Mahatma Gandhi's nonviolent resistance, he showed that violence did not need to be met with violence to be defeated.


The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. By Peniel E. Joseph Cover Image
$31.50
ISBN: 9781541617865
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Published: Basic Books - March 31st, 2020

This dual biography of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King upends longstanding preconceptions to transform our understanding of the twentieth century's most iconic African American leaders.


Martin Luther King Jr. (Little People, BIG DREAMS #33) By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Mai Ly Degnan (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780711245679
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020

In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Martin Luther King Jr., the inspiring minister and civil rights activist.

Little Martin grew up in a family of preachers: his dad was a preacher, his uncle was a preacher, his grandfather was a preacher…so maybe he’d become a great preach


A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation By Barry Wittenstein, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780823443314
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Published: Neal Porter Books - August 27th, 2019

As a new generation of activists demands an end to racism, A Place to Land reflects on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech and the movement that it galvanized.

Winner of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children
Selected for the Texas Bluebonnet Master List


Martin Luther King Jr.: Voice for Equality! (Show Me History!) By James Buckley, Jr., YouNeek Studios (Illustrator), John Roshell (Letterer) Cover Image
By James Buckley, Jr., YouNeek Studios (Illustrator), John Roshell (Letterer)
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ISBN: 9781684125463
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Published: Portable Press - March 26th, 2019

A graphic biography of civil rights leader and American icon Martin Luther King Jr.

This graphical biography tells the story of the most prominent leader of the American civil rights movement. With full-color illustrations and a historically accurate narrative, Martin Luther King Jr.: Voice for Equality! will inform and entertain readers of all ages.


Martin & Anne: The Kindred Spirits of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Anne Frank By Nancy Churnin, Yevgenia Nayberg (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nancy Churnin, Yevgenia Nayberg (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781939547538
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Published: Creston Books - March 5th, 2019

Anne Frank and Martin Luther King Jr. were born the same year a world apart. Both faced ugly prejudices and violence, which both answered with words of love and faith in humanity. This is the story of their parallel journeys to find hope in darkness and to follow their dreams.


DK Life Stories: Martin Luther King Jr. By Laurie Calkhoven, Charlotte Ager (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Charlotte Ager (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781465474353
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Published: DK Children - January 8th, 2019

In this kids' biography, discover the amazing story of Martin Luther King Jr., whose powerful words and dreams for the future inspired the world.


My Little Golden Book About Martin Luther King Jr. By Bonnie Bader, Sue Cornelison (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bonnie Bader, Sue Cornelison (Illustrator)
$6.29
ISBN: 9780525578703
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Published: Golden Books - December 24th, 2018

Learn all about Martin Luther King Jr. Day with this Little Golden Book biography all about the civil rights leader! The perfect introduction to nonfiction for preschoolers.


Martin Luther King, Jr. = Martin Luther King, Jr. By Emma E. Haldy, Jeff Bane (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emma E. Haldy, Jeff Bane (Illustrator)
$14.07
ISBN: 9781534133181
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Published: Cherry Lake Publishing - August 1st, 2018

The Mi Mini Biografia series are Spanish language biographies for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. Includes a timeline and other informative backmatter.


The Plot to Kill King: The Truth Behind the Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. By William F. Pepper, Esq. Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781510729629
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Published: Skyhorse - January 16th, 2018

Bestselling author, James Earl Ray’s defense attorney, and, later, lawyer for the King family William Pepper reveals who actually killed MLK.

William Pepper was James Earl Ray’s lawyer in the trial for the murder of Martin Luther King Jr., and even after Ray’s conviction and death, Pepper continues to adamantly argue Ray’s innocence.


Martin Luther King Jr.: A Peaceful Leader (I Can Read Level 2) By Sarah Albee, Chin Ko (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Albee, Chin Ko (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062432759
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Published: HarperCollins - January 2nd, 2018

The life of civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is introduced in this early reader biography.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. believed it was possible to change the world with peaceful protest. His powerful words and actions helped the civil rights movement achieve many great changes. His incredible leadership is still remembered and celebrated today.


Be a King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream and You By Carole Boston Weatherford, James E. Ransome (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.89
ISBN: 9780802723680
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Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - January 2nd, 2018

You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall.

You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience.


Dream March: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the March on Washington (Step into Reading) By Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, Sally Wern Comport (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101936696
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - December 26th, 2017

Introduce children to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights movement, and the historic march on Washington with this inspiring biography! 


Essays on Civil Disobedience: Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., Bertrand Russell, Aung San Suu Kyi & Nadezhda Tolokonnik By Bob Blaisdell Cover Image
$8.40
ISBN: 9780486793818
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Published: Dover Publications - May 18th, 2016

Inexpensive but substantial, this anthology ranges from Henry David Thoreau's great nineteenth-century polemics Civil Disobedience and Slavery in Massachusetts to more recent writings by Aung San Suu Kyi as well as Nadezhda Tolokonnikova of the subversive Russian rock group Pussy Riot.


I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World) By Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.79
ISBN: 9780525428527
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - January 5th, 2016

The eighth biography in this New York Times bestselling series features one of America's greatest civil rights heroes, Martin Luther King, Jr. (Cover may vary)


Martin Luther King, Jr. By Emma E. Haldy, Jeff Bane (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emma E. Haldy, Jeff Bane (Illustrator)
$14.07
ISBN: 9781634705974
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Published: Cherry Lake Publishing - January 1st, 2016

The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. Includes a timeline and other informative backmatter.


Letters to a Birmingham Jail: A Response to the Words and Dreams of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. By Bryan Loritts (Editor), John Perkins (Contributions by), Crawford W. Loritts Jr (Contributions by), John Piper (Contributions by), Matt Chandler (Contributions by), Soong-Chan Rah (Contributions by), Charlie Dates (Contributions by), Albert Tate (Contributions by), Sanders Willson (Contributions by), John Bryson (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Bryan Loritts (Editor), John Perkins (Contributions by), Crawford W. Loritts Jr (Contributions by), John Piper (Contributions by), Matt Chandler (Contributions by), Soong-Chan Rah (Contributions by), Charlie Dates (Contributions by), Albert Tate (Contributions by), Sanders Willson (Contributions by), John Bryson (Contributions by)
$16.79
ISBN: 9780802411969
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Published: Moody Publishers - April 1st, 2014

More than fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote his Letter from a Birmingham Jail. Much has transpired in the half-century since, and progress has been made in the issues that were close to Dr. King’s heart. Thankfully, the burning crosses, biting police dogs, and angry mobs of that day are long gone. But in their place, passivity has emerged.


I Am Martin Luther King Jr. (I Am #4) By Ms. Grace Norwich Cover Image
$6.59
ISBN: 9780545447805
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - December 1st, 2012

A brand-new biography series featuring some of the most important people from history and today.

I helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott. I am only 34 when I give the "I Have a Dream" speech. I am Martin Luther King Jr.Learn all about this heroic man, whose accomplishments are truly inspiring, in the continuation of Scholastic's latest biography series: I AM.


DK Readers L4: Free At Last: The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr. (DK Readers Level 4) By Angela Bull Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780756656157
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Published: DK Children - September 21st, 2009

Free at Last! is a biography of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., who encouraged nonviolent protest to fulfill his dream of an America where people would be judged by the content of their character, not by the color of their skin.


Martin Luther King Jr. (10 Days) By David Colbert Cover Image
$9.44
ISBN: 9781416968054
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Published: Aladdin - November 25th, 2008

Discover ten crucial days in the life of activist and civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., in this installment of the 10 Days series.

Martin Luther King, Jr., lived 14,325 days, but then of them changed his world—and ours. Follow Dr.


Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? (Who Was?) By Bonnie Bader, Who HQ, Elizabeth Wolf (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bonnie Bader, Who HQ, Elizabeth Wolf (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780448447230
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 27th, 2007

The story of one of the most influential civil rights activist of our time. 


Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (A Big Words Book #1) By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$9.44
ISBN: 9781423106357
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 18th, 2007

ThisCaldecott Honor, Coretta Scott King Honor, and New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children’s Book picture book biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Great Speeches by African Americans: Frederick Douglass, Sojourner Truth, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Barack Obama, and Others By James Daley Cover Image
$5.25
ISBN: 9780486447612
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Published: Dover Publications - April 28th, 2006

Tracing the struggle for freedom and civil rights across two centuries, this anthology comprises speeches by Frederick Douglass, Sojourner Truth, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King, Jr., and other influential figures in the history of African-American culture and politics.


Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King Jr. (Scholastic Bookshelf) By Jean Marzollo, J. Brian Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jean Marzollo, J. Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
$9.44
ISBN: 9780439782241
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - January 1st, 2006

Let the Scholastic Bookshelf be your guide through the whole range of your child's experiences: laugh with them, learn with them, read with them!Sixteen best-selling titles available now!

Category: BiographyThis book is a beautifully-rendered study of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, told in simple, straightforward language for even the youngest of readers to understand.


My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing Up with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. By Christine King Farris, Chris Soentpiet (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780689843884
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Published: Aladdin - January 1st, 2006

Renowned educator Christine King Farris, older sister of the late Dr.


Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (Perennial Classics) By David Garrow Cover Image
$24.14
ISBN: 9780060566920
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 6th, 2004

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, this biography of Martin Luther King, Jr. covers the entire life of the leader of the Civil Rights Movement


A Lesson for Martin Luther King Jr.: Ready-to-Read Level 2 (Ready-to-Read Childhood of Famous Americans) By Rodney S. Pate (Illustrator), Denise Lewis Patrick Cover Image
$5.24
ISBN: 9780689853975
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Published: Simon Spotlight - December 1st, 2003

Learn all about the childhood of America's most famous civil rights activist in this nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read!

Young Martin Luther King Jr. is having some problems with his best friend, Bobby. First, they are going to different schools this year. Next, Bobby's dad is not letting his son play with Martin.


A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. By Clayborne Carson, Kris Shepard, Andrew Young Cover Image
$18.89
ISBN: 9780446678094
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 1st, 2002

A powerful collection of the most essential speeches from famed social activist and key civil rights figure Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


The Words of Martin Luther King, Jr.: Second Edition (Newmarket Words Of Series) By Martin Luther King, III, Coretta Scott King Cover Image
$13.19
ISBN: 9781557044839
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 19th, 2001

Created as a living memorial to the philosophies and ideas of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this essential volume includes more than 120 quotations from the greatest civil rights leader's speeches, sermons, and writings.


Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (A Big Words Book #1) By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$19.94
ISBN: 9780786807147
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2001

ThisCaldecott Honor, Coretta Scott King Honor, and New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children’s Book picture book biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. (Landmark Books) By James T. de Kay Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375803956
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 2nd, 2001

Learn about the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with this revised edition of the popular Random House Step Up(TM) Biography of the great civil-rights leader and advocate for peaceful resistance --includes new text and additional dynamic photos. Perfect for reading level: 2.2.


The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. By Clayborne Carson Cover Image
$19.94
ISBN: 9780446676502
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 1st, 2001

With knowledge, spirit, good humor, and passion, THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. brings to life a remarkable man whose thoughts and actions speak to our most burning contemporary issues and still inspire the desires, hopes, and dreams of us all.


Martin Luther King, Jr., on Leadership: Inspiration and Wisdom for Challenging Times By Donald T. Phillips Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780446675468
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 15th, 2000

Read the detailed and absorbing chronicle of Martin Luther King's leadership during the most tumultuous period in America's recent past—featuring a foreword by Dr. Bernice King.

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A Knock at Midnight: Inspiration from the Great Sermons of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. By Clayborne Carson, Peter Holloran Cover Image
$18.71
ISBN: 9780446675543
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 1st, 2000

With fiery words of wisdom and a passion for justice, Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., inspired people everywhere to perform extraordinary acts of courage and ignited one of the most influential movements of the twentieth century.


A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Picture Book Biography) By David A. Adler, Robert Casilla (Illustrator) Cover Image
By David A. Adler, Robert Casilla (Illustrator)
$8.39
ISBN: 9780823408474
Availability: Backordered
Published: Holiday House - January 1st, 1989

An introduction to one of the most outstanding Americans of the twentieth century, perfect for young readers.