Martin’s Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

by Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier

This picture-book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world’s most influential leaders,Dr.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 40 pages
  • Average Rating: 4.42 out of 5
  • Published December 18th 2007 by Hyperion Book CH
  • Original Title: Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King
  • Jr.
  • ISBN: 1423106350 (ISBN13: 9781423106357)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Literary Awards: Caldecott Honor (2002)
  • Jane Addams Children's Book Award for Picture Book (2002)
  • Coretta Scott King Award for Illustrator Honor (2002)

This picture-book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world’s most influential leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Doreen Rappaport weaves the immortal words of Dr. King into a captivating narrative to tell the story of his life. With stunning art by acclaimed illustrator Bryan Collier, Martin’s Big Words is an unforgettable portrait of a man whose dream changed America’and the world’forever.Book Details: Format: Paperback
Publication Date: 12/18/2007
Reading Level: Age 5 and Up