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Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Written by Doreen Rappaport and illustrated by Bryan Collier
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40
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Handpicked by Amazon kids’ books editor, Seira Wilson, for Prime Book Box – a children’s subscription that inspires a love of reading. This picture book biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. brings his life and the profound nature of his message to young children through his own words. Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of the most influential and gifted speakers of all time. Doreen Rappaport uses quotes from some of his most beloved speeches to tell the story of his life and his work in a simple, direct way. Bryan Collier’s stunning collage art combines remarkable watercolor pain

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Who Wrote Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Who Illustrated Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

illustrator
Bryan Collier

Bryan Collier has received four Caldecott Honors and six Coretta Scott King Awards. He lives with his wife and children in Marlboro, New York.

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Did This Book Win Any Awards

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  • 2001 New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book Award

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0786807148
ISBN 13:
9780786807147
Publication Date:
October 1, 2001