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I Have a Dream

Written by & illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Published by Schwartz & Wade
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Oct 9, 2012
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What's I Have a Dream About

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Presents the text of the famous speech given on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. by Martin Luther King, Jr., complemented by paintings illustrating the ideals the civil rights leader described.

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Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
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This powerful speech is set to beautiful illustrations displaying the ideals of the text. I think this book is an important read for children and a great way to familiarize them with Martin Luther King Jr.’s language and to prompt a discussion about equality, racism, and history.

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Bay Area mother of two, world traveler, book lover, picky reader
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Who Illustrated I Have a Dream

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Kadir Nelson

Kadir Nelson is an acclaimed artist and the illustrator of several <i>New York Times</i> bestselling picture books, including his authorial debut <i>We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball</i>, which won a Coretta Scott King Award and a Sibert Medal. Kadir has received three additional Coretta Scott King Awards and five Coretta Scott King honors. He has also received two Caldecott Honors, for <i>Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad</i> and <i>Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom</i>, and has twice received the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780375858871
Publication Date:
October 9, 2012
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2011044259
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0375858873
Lexile® Level:
1030L
ATOS® Book Level:
4.7
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
154830
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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