Honor Martin Luther King, Jr.
Renowned educator Christine King Farris, older sister of the late Dr. King, joins with celebrated illustrator Chris Soentpiet to tell the inspirational story of how one boyhood experience inspired a movement.
Combining clear text with fascinating archival black-and-white photographs, acclaimed author Haskins — whose many histories include several Coretta Scott King Honor Books — illuminates the history of the Civil Rights Movement for young readers.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is one of the most celebrated figures of the twentieth century. A crusader for nonviolent social justice, he led African Americans in their demands for equality through peaceful protests during one of the most tumultuous times in recent history.