Martin Luther King Jr. (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Jun 2, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 160 pages
13 Reviews
You're about to be an eyewitness to the ten crucial days in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, including
  • His faith in peace leads to a surprising protest.
  • Police injustice shocks the nation awake.
  • A personal sacrifice challenges prejudice and racism.
  • A fearless march demands rights for all Americans.
  • And an immortal speech inspires the world.

  • These days and five others shook King's world - and yours.
      

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    User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

    Such a fantastic book to show MLK Jr, as more than just a racial leader. Read full review

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    User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

    I read this book with my sixth graders and learned so much about the world of the south I knew nothing about growing up in Orange County. This book was a challenging read for many of my students, yet ... Read full review

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    Contents

    INTRODUCTION
    CONTEST
    BOYCOTT
    THE VERDICT
    FREEDOM RIDERS
    BIRMINGHAM JAIL
    A DREAM
    EYES ON THE PRIZE
    THIS IS SELMA
    MARCH AGAINST FEAR
    THE MOUNTAINTOP
    NOTES AND SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
    Copyright

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    About the author (2009)

    David Colbert's most recent book is the New York Times†bestseller Michelle Obama: An American Story. In addition to the 10 Days series, he authored the acclaimed Eyewitness series of first-person history and the Magical Worlds series for children. More than two million copies of his books are in print in almost thirty languages.