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What Is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day?

What Is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day?

by Margot Parker Illustrated by Matt Bates
When their black classmates Daniel and Janet mention that they are going to march in a parade to honor Martin Luther King, Ben and Amy want to find out more about this famous person and why a day is set aside to honor him. A combination of black-and-white and full-color photographs and watercolors enhance the llfe story and works of this great leader of change, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ages
6, 7
Interest Level
Grades 1 - 2
Publisher
Children's Press (CT)
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Biography and Autobiography, Informational Text

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