A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The story of the civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner....

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Title:A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Author:David A. Adler
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Genres:Biography
ISBN:A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr (Picture Book Biography)
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Library Binding
Number of Pages:32 pages pages

A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. Reviews

  • Ch_hayley Medsker
    Mar 06, 2010
    This is a brief, illustrated, biography of the Baptist minister and Civil Rights leader by David Adler. This is one of many in Adler's series to inform and enlighten young readers in a direct and easy-to-read manner. I have this book on cd and multiple copies, as to support a reading g...
  • Candi Lynn
    Jan 13, 2018
    the third grade students I taught today loved this biography of MLK JR. I liked how it had a combination of information on him and the civil rights movement. ...
  • Karen
    Jan 18, 2016
    Good introduction book for younger kids to learn about who Martin Luther King, Jr was..krb 1/18/16 ...
  • Mariah Roze
    Jan 04, 2017
    My students really enjoyed this book! It lead to some amazing conversations about Martin Luther King Jr. This book went through his whole life. ...
  • Mokny
    Apr 24, 2016
    This nonfiction story breaks down Martin Luther King Jr.'s life in 20 scenes with pictures. It starts with a couple scenes from his childhood, then his first experience with racism, then his education, then his marriage, then 9 scenes showing the choices he made to advance civil rights...
  • Sarah Jane
    Nov 19, 2016
    This book introduces the reader Martin Luther King Jr. It follows his early days as a child and discusses Martin?s first encounter with segregation and racism. The story also provides details about Martin Luther King Jr.?s education, work, and life. Martin Luther King Jr.?s impor...
  • Kayla Reents
    Nov 22, 2016
    A picture book of Martin Luther King Jr is simply what it sounds like. It tells of the life of Martin Luther King Jr and his journey to become the famous person he is today. It begins with his childhood; telling of Martin's likes, dislikes, and habits. Showing his childhood makes it ea...
  • Courtney
    Nov 22, 2016
    A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. was written by David A. Adler and illustrated by Robert Casilla. This storybook-style picture book is a nonfiction biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The story begins with information about Dr. King as a young child growing up in Atlanta,...
  • Kali Guest
    Nov 16, 2016
    This books covers the life of Martin Luther King Jr. This story shows his early childhood, and encompassed the idea of being a civil rights leader, and how he was discriminated against as a child. I like the way this story included the telling of how African Americans had come to the U...
  • Ciara
    Nov 22, 2016
    David A. Adler, the author of this book shows all the achievements Martin Luther King Jr. has made throughout his life. The story tells a lot about Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and his accomplishments. This book contains a truthful story line and even included Rosa Parks, which make...
  • Alexa Esposito
    Nov 22, 2016
    A Picture Book of Martin Luther King Jr. explains the quest of the famous Dr. King in language all children will understand. The biography details the early life of Martin Luther King Jr. and follows him through his esteemed life as a preacher and equal rights activist. The story illus...
  • Brittany
    Nov 21, 2016
    This book is a summary of the life of Martin Luther King Jr. It is very informative and appropriate for children and the pictures are very engaging and colorful. While as an adult I know there is more to his life, I think this book does a good job of portraying the true life of Dr. Mar...
  • Ashley Lopez
    Nov 19, 2016
    A Picture Book of Martin Luther King Jr is an introduction into what MLK did for equal rights. The story first went to discuss how Martin grew up in a community of segregated whites and blacks where he soon fought to obtain equal rights. The book discussed up until his greatest accompl...
  • Elizabeth Jackson
    Nov 23, 2016
    This non-fiction picture book is about one of America's greatest leaders: Martin Luther King Jr. It starts out discussing his early life by describing his family and favorite pastimes. His first real experience with racism and oppression was when he was not allowed to play baseball wit...
  • Mackenzie DuVall
    Nov 29, 2016
    I absolutely loved this novel! Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was and is a very influential part of our society. He is someone that is still studied and learned about in schools. This book is basically a life story of Martin Luther King. It begins with telling about Martin's birth and home...
  • Sawyer Dombrowski
    Nov 22, 2016
    This was a children's picture book about Martin Luther King Junior. It took us on his life journey from when he was a kid, all the way until he was an adult. It spoke about his schooling, his wife, his kids, people protesting against him, Rosa Parks, winning the Nobel Peace Prize, and ...
  • Matthew Ciccarone
    Nov 21, 2016
    This story reads as a factual nonfiction account of Martin Luther King Jr., and is a sequential tale of his life from childhood to adulthood. It contains some interpretive elements about his reactions to adversity throughout his life. There aren?t any additional organizational suppor...
  • Lucas
    Nov 20, 2016
    This historic picture book goes over the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr. Along with historic facts of Martin Luther King Jr. there are also illustrations of actual pictures from those historic times. The book explains how things were for African Americans back in those ...
  • Jessie Angle
    Nov 22, 2016
    This books is wonderfully written as a children's non-fiction picture book. The facts are very straight forward, focuses on the largest parts of MLK's life and is a great book for kids in my opinion. A child can learn important facts needed to know and approbate and well worded for the...
  • Melissa Brown
    Nov 22, 2016
    This story of Martin Luther King Jr includes information about his life such as his childhood and schooling. This book also includes historical events that happened during his lifetime. This story quotes his famous "I have a dream" speech. The illustrations in this book are colorful pa...
  • Olivia Dettner
    Jun 25, 2017
    This book is about Martin Luther King Jr's life and takes us throughout the journey of his life. It tells about how as a child his white friends were no longer aloud to play with him, how certain places did not allow black people, Rosa Parks, winning the Nobel Peace Prize, and other ac...
  • Melissa Bray
    Jun 21, 2017
    This book gives a great background on Martin Luther King Jr.?s journey from childhood to his greatest victory, the March on Washington. It explains how Martin had white friends growing up, who he was no longer allowed to play with. He cried, and that moment started his revolution an...
  • Pamela Sager
    Jun 26, 2017
    This story talks about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. It starts from when he was a boy and talks about his journey into adulthood. There are many different elements that are covered during the story including college and meeting his wife. The timeline of this book is over the cou...
  • Robin Abrams
    Jun 22, 2017
    A Picture Book of Martin Luther King Jr. by David A. Adler and illustrated by Robert Casilla is a fantastic book to give children an insight of what it was like to be a colored person back in the day. This book, in my opinion, would be better read by an older child, so they can underst...
  • Justine Vasquez
    Jun 26, 2017
    "A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr." is an informational illustrated book by David A. Adler. The book starts out with Martins understanding of what racism was and how it affected him. The book follows him through his education, mentioning powerful African American figures at the...
  • Camryn Evangelista
    Jun 26, 2017
    'A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.' by David A. Adler is a non-fiction picture book of the life of the civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. Although it is a short story it gives the basic facts one would need to know get the general idea of what Martin Luther King Jr. a...
  • Cynthia
    Jun 20, 2017
    This is the real life story of Martin Luther King Junior. It addresses facts from his childhood all the way through adulthood. It covers his hobbies, marriage, family, protests, speeches, and an array of categories that allows the reader to know him better. This book falls into the...
  • Hye Won
    Jul 18, 2017
    The biography of Martin Luther King, Jr is one of the stories that people need to read and know at least once in their life. He is a great civil rights activist, and the reason I want my students read this book and the similar story which is about Rosa Parks is because the two people a...
  • Tiana Valentin
    Dec 05, 2018
    This book goes through the amazing life of Martin Luther King, Jr.. From his childhood filled with segregation to his adulthood filled with leading peaceful protest, we see the amazing impact that Martin Luther King Jr. had on history. Follow the story of Dr. King's resilience that cha...
  • Brianne Tase
    Dec 05, 2018
    1. Summary: Martin Luther King Jr. had a bright future ahead of him from an early age but knew about the limitations based on his race. Follow the story of one of America?s greatest leaders and the impactful life he lived. 2. Review: Through pictures and important events, we begin...