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My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing Up with the REV. Dr. Martin Luther King JR

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andlt;Bandgt;"Mother Dear, one day I'm going to turn this world upside down."andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Long before he became a world-famous dreamer, Martin Luther King Jr. was a little boy who played jokes and practiced the piano and made friends without considering race. But growing up in the segregated south of the 1930s taught young Martin a bitter lesson — little white children and little black children were not to play with one another. Martin decided then and there that something had to be done. And so he began the journey that would change the course of American history.

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"Mother Dear, one day I'm going to turn this world upside down."

Long before he became a world-famous dreamer, Martin Luther King Jr. was a little boy who played jokes and practiced the piano and made friends without considering race. But growing up in the segregated south of the 1930s taught young Martin a bitter lesson — little white children and little black children were not to play with one another. Martin decided then and there that something had to be done. And so he began the journey that would change the course of American history.

About the Author

Christine King Farris is the author of the acclaimed children's book My Brother Martin. She teaches courses in multiculturalism and elementary reading at Spelman College in Atlanta, where she lives with her husband.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689843884
Author:
Soentpiet, Chris
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Illustrator:
Soentpiet, Chris
Illustrator:
Soentpiet, Chris K.
Author:
Farris, Christine King
Author:
Soentpiet, Chris
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
History - United States/20th Century
Subject:
Georgia
Subject:
Social conditions
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Social Activists
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Religious
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Family
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Atlanta (ga.)
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B221
Publication Date:
December 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
10 x 11.88 in 7.595 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
6-11

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Long before he became a world-famous dreamer, Martin Luther King Jr. was a little boy who played jokes and practiced the piano and made friends without considering race. But growing up in the segregated south of the 1930s taught young Martin a bitter lesson — little white children and little black children were not to play with one another. Martin decided then and there that something had to be done. And so he began the journey that would change the course of American history.

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