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King, Martin Luther

Summary: What was it like growing up as a son of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.? This picture book memoir, "My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr." by Martin Luther King III, provides insight into one of history's most fascinating families and into a special bond between father and son.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: JE VOX KIN

Tubbs, Anna Malaika

6 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "In her groundbreaking and essential debut The Three Mothers, scholar Anna Malaika Tubbs celebrates Black motherhood by telling the story of the three women who raised and shaped some of America's most pivotal heroes: Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin. Much has been written about Berdis Baldwin's son James, about Alberta King's son Martin Luther, and Louise Little's son...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2021

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Watkins, Angela Farris.

Summary: The family of the inspiring civil rights leader shares memories and reflections on his legacy in a personal portrait that incorporates previously unpublished photographs and new images of the National Mall memorial.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KING, MARTIN LUTHER, JR WAT

Nelson, Robin

Summary: An introduction to the work of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the day celebrated in his honor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 394.261 NEL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Paperback, Call number: JE NEL BASKET

Bausum, Ann.

Summary: Explores how the media, politics, the civil rights movement, and labor protests all converged to set the scene for one of Dr. King's greatest speeches and for his tragic death on April 4, 1968, in Memphis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 323.1196 BAU

Duncan, Alice Faye

Summary: Recounts the 1968 sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee, where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his final speech to strikers the night before his assassination, and details the perseverance of strikers before and after his death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 331.892 DUN

Swanson, James L.

Summary: "James Earl Ray and Martin Luther King, Jr. had two very different life journeys -- but their paths fatally collide when Ray assassinates the world-renown civil rights leader. This book provides an inside look into both of their lives, the history of thetime, and a blow-by-blow examination of the assassination and its aftermath."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Y 323 SWA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 323 SWA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 323 SWA

Swanson, James L.

Summary: Offers an inside look into the lives of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his assassin, James Earl Ray, discussing the history of the time and systematically examining the assassination and its aftermath.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Audiobooks 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 323 SWA

Holler, Dick.

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Roznique Music, Inc. 1968

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

DeRubertis, Barbara

Summary: Looks at the contributions of Martin Luther King, Jr. to the civil rights movement in the United States and explains why the nation celebrates his birthday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Kane Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 394.2 DER

Hansen, Drew D.

Summary: A riveting account of the origins and legacy of "I Have a Dream" Forty years ago, Martin Luther King, Jr. electrified the nation when he delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. King's prophetic utterances started the long overdue process of changing America's idea of itself. His words would enter the American lexicon, galvanizing the civil rights movement,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KING, MARTIN LUTHER, JR HAN

Lee, Sally

Summary: "Discusses the history and importance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, as well as ways that Americans celebrate it."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pebble, a Capstone imprint 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2 LEE

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