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Martin Luther King, Jr.: Young Man with a Dream (Childhood of Famous Americans Series)

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Get to know the famous social activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Martin Luther King Jr. in this middle grade nonfiction biography of his early years!

Martin Luther King Jr. was born into a family of pastors. He had close relationships with his family, especially his grandmother, and regularly sang at church with his mother. Martin saw everyone around him suffer from segr
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Paperback, 192 pages
Published October 31st 1986 by Aladdin (first published 1969)
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Jake
Jan 12, 2018 rated it really liked it
Good book and I learned a lot more about MLK than I thought I would.
Daniel Quiroz
Jan 24, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really liked this book because he was a great leader and i learned more.He was born in 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia, His birth name was actually Michael King.He went to Booker T Washington High school, then in college he went to Morehouse college a nice college.He was a Christian Minister which is cool.In 1963 he made his famous speech in Wasington D.C.In 1968 King got assasinated it was sad.He also got his own day called Martin Luther king Jr day.Today he is remembered to be one of the best men e ...more
Alexis Pratt
I LEARNED THAT HE WAS A GREAT CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER
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AR Quiz No. 813 EN Nonfiction
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Jul 15, 2008 rated it it was amazing
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A wonderful example of always standing up for what's right...his father really led the way, even when it wasn't easy. ...more
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Dharathula H. Millender was a teacher and school librarian. She is the author of several books, including biographies of the young Crispus Attucks, Louis Armstrong, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

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