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I've Seen the Promised Land: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

This book is about Martin Luther King Jr.
Explore the profound life and enduring legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in "I've Seen the Promised Land: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.," a striking picture book biography released on December 23, 2003. Crafted by the acclaimed author Walter Dean Myers, a recipient of two Newbery Honor Books and six Coretta Scott King Awards, this book pairs eloquent text with Leonard Jenkins's expressive collage paintings, capturing the essence of King as a spiritual leader and steadfast believer in nonviolent resistance against racial injustice. From the pivotal moments of the civil rights movement to the personal sacrifices of King and his family, the narrative and visuals powerfully illustrate the struggles and triumphs that brought America closer to its ideals of freedom and fairness. Ideal for elementary school readers, this book provides a compelling introduction to the themes of racial justice and the impact of peaceful activism. Engage with the story of a man whose dreams continue to resonate today, inspiring a new generation to continue the fight for equality.
Published by Amistad Books for Young Readers on December 23, 2003
40 pages
ISBN: 9780060277031
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Racial Justice , highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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