Great Books About Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement

Dr. King was a leader of the civil rights movement, advocating for change with powerful speeches and nonviolent protests. Help your child learn about his legacy with these books.
Jan 03, 2020

Ages

10-13

Great Books About Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement

Jan 03, 2020

It's incredibly important for kids to learn about the heroic, nonviolent fight to end segregation in the United States led by Martin Luther King Jr., one of the greatest leaders in world history. To help them get started, check out these remarkable children's books, which encourage kids to think critically about Dr. King's courageous actions and legacy — and that discuss the history of the civil rights movement as a whole.

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