Pocket Bios: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Pocket Bios: Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Pocket Bios: Martin Luther King, Jr.

Written and illustrated by Al Berenger
Published by Roaring Brook Press
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Martin Luther King, Jr., one of the most prominent leaders of the civil rights movement, is best known for his dedication to nonviolent resistance and civil disobedience. He received the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts in combating racial inequality and organized many notable events such as the Montgomery bus boycott and Selma-to-Montgomery marches. He posthumously received the Presidential Medal of Freedom and Congressional Gold Medal, and is an international icon to this day. These colorful, pocket-size biographies are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from history with simple storytelling and cheerful illustrations. Pocket Bios titles include men and women from history, exploration, the sciences, the arts, the ancient world, and more.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781250302557
    Publication Date
    October 16, 2018
    Page Count
    32
    Reading Age
    4 - 7 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1250302552
    Lexile® Level
    700L

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