Be a king : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream and you
Title
Be a king : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream and you

Author
Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author.

ISBN
9780802723680

Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm

Personal Subject
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.

Subject Term
African Americans -- Biography.
 
Civil rights workers.
 
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
 
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

Genre
Biographies
 
Picture books.

Added Author
Ransome, James

Summary
You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall. You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience. Featuring a dual narrative of the key moments of Dr. King's life alongside a modern class as the students learn about him, Carole Weatherfor's poetic text encapsulates the moments that readers today can reenact in their own lives. See a class of young students as they begin a school project inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and learn to follow his example, as he dealt with adversity and never lost hope that a future of equality and justice would soon be a reality. As times change, Dr. King's example remains, encouraging a new generation of children to take charge and change the world ... to be a King --


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