M.L.K.: journey of a King

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Abrams Books for Young Readers, Jan 1, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
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Through period photographs and text introduces readers to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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User Review  - carrier3 - LibraryThing

The biography provides an intimate account of the life and history of MLK. The photographs further contribute to and enhance the personal experiences, and allow the reader to feel the charisma, gentleness, and perseverance of this inspirational man. Read full review

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User Review  - bcelaya - LibraryThing

This book tells about the life of civil rights activist, Martin Luther King, Jr. including doubts and fears that he had. He was a normal person just like everyone else who stood up for himself and others and changed history. Read full review


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Tonya Bolden has authored and coauthored more than twenty books. She also worked with Mother Love on her book Forgive or Forget and with Eartha Kitt on Rejuvenate! (It's Never Too Late). To learn more about her work visit www.tonyabolden.com.

Bob Adelman is an author, editor, teacher, book producer, and world-renowned photojournalist. His picture stories have frequently appeared in "Life, " the "London Times Magazine, Stern, " and the "New York Times Magazine." In varying roles he has done more than forty books; the most recent are his "Carver Country" and "Visions of Liberty." He vividly recalls his nervous excitement at first gaping at a Tijuana Bible. Nowadays he more maturely reads them for laughs and insights, but now and again their provocative powers become undeniable.