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Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Published:
New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, [2001].
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
{34} pages : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 610L
Rating:
3.7.
Status:
Gower Elementary - Kids Biography
B KIN RAP
Description
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 paintings with vibrant patterns and textures. A timeline and a list of additional books and web sites help make this a standout biography of Dr. King.
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Gower Elementary - Kids Biography
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780786807147 :
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
610

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page [34]).
Description
Looks at the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, explaining his work to bring about a peaceful end to segregation.
Target Audience
3.7.
Target Audience
3-6,Follett School Solutions.
Target Audience
AD610,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,LG,3.4,0.5,57412.,1R360
Awards
Caldecott Medal/Honor, 2002
Awards
Coretta Scott King Award, 2002
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rappaport, D., & Collier, B. (2001). Martin's big words: the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rappaport, Doreen and Bryan, Collier. 2001. Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rappaport, Doreen and Bryan, Collier, Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rappaport, Doreen., and Bryan Collier. Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, 2001. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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