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  1. A Knock at Midnight, softcover
    A Knock at Midnight, softcover
    Martin Luther King Jr.
    Hachette Books / 2000 / Trade Paperback
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With fiery words of wisdom and a passion for justice, Martin Luther King, Jr., inspired others to extraordinary acts of courage. As you read these 11 sermons from the great orator, you'll understand why he considered preaching his "first calling and greatest commitment." King's insightful messages will stimulate your mind and stir your heart.

  1. I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World
    I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World
    Martin Luther King Jr.
    HarperOne / 1992 / Trade Paperback
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Martin Luther King's twenty most memorable writings and speeches are presented in this concise and convenient paperback edition. The selections are arranged chronologically, providing headnotes for each selection that give a running history of the Civil Rights movement and related events. Foreward by Coretta Scott King.

    The People We Should Know biography series is designed to introduce beginning readers to some of the greatest men and women in history. Each book introduces an individual from recent times and explains what makes her or him so remarkable.

    1. 10 Days Series: Martin Luther King, Jr
      10 Days Series: Martin Luther King, Jr
      David Colbert
      Simon & Schuster / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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    Examining ten critical days in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, this fascinating book looks at his faith in peace, political injustice, one of his many personal sacrifices, a fearless march, and his famous "I Have a Dream" speech. Ages 12 & up. 160 pages, paperback.

      Who was Martin Luther King Jr.? Why is he famous? How do we know about him? This series introduces you to the lives of famous men and women. Each illustrated life story is told by primary source material, encouraging you to discover how we find out about important people in history.

      1. Martin Luther King, Jr.
        Martin Luther King, Jr.
        Amy Pastan
        DK Books / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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        1. Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?
          Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?
          Bonnie Bader
          Grosset & Dunlap / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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        Who was Martin Luther King, Jr.? What is he best remembered for?

        Helping to organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott, Martin Luther King would go on to organize African-Americans across the country to demand their Civil Rights. Using nonviolent methods to achieve voting, desegregation, and economic justice, he spoke out against injustice until his assignation in 1968. 80 illustrations and clear text provide a clear portrait of the life of an American hero. 112 pages, softcover. Grades 1-7.

        1. Meet Martin Luther King, Jr
          Meet Martin Luther King, Jr
          James Dekay
          Random House, Inc / 2001 / Trade Paperback
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        The acclaimed Landmark Book series has been an important part of kids' libraries for over half a century. Read of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life under segregation, and the ways in which he fought to combat it. From his first marches to leading the Civil Rights Movement, he still inspires many today. 104 pages, softcover.

        1. If You Lived at the Time of Martin Luther King
          If You Lived at the Time of Martin Luther King
          Ellen Levine
          Scholastic Trade / 1994 / Trade Paperback
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        The colorful pages and simple text give elementary students a glimpse into the life of Martin Luther King. Information about the civil rights, protests, and what the march on Washington was, is included and described in detail.

              In this book, we come to know Martin Luther King Jr, and understand his dream. Several pictures are well-known, while other changed history. Feel the pride of stoic marchers in Alabama and be shocked at the hoses and dogs unleashed on the Birmingham activists.

              1. Martin Luther King, Jr. Reader
                Martin Luther King, Jr. Reader
                Carole Marsh
                Gallopade International / Trade Paperback
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              Delve into the lives of some of the most famous and influential people to come from the United States of America. This activity book is a concise and informative summary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life; a variety of activities, including crosswords, fill in the blanks, scrambled words, codes, connect the dots, and more, will help students learn about the " super civil rights leader ".

              1. The Wisdom of Martin Luther King Jr.
                The Wisdom of Martin Luther King Jr.
                E1 Entertainment Dist / Compact disc
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              Listen to the wisdom of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.! Disc 1 contains the tracks "American Dream" and "Creative Protest", and Disc 2 contains the tracks "We Must Love Each Other", "The Dilemma and the Challenge", "All Here and Now", "The Better Way", and "We Shall Overcome."

              1. Martin Luther King Jr.: Great Civil Rights Leader
                Martin Luther King Jr.: Great Civil Rights Leader
                Coughlan Publishing / Trade Paperback
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              Perfect for the graphic novel fan in your family, this biography tells the life story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and how he led the Civil Rights Movement to stop racism, segregation, and discrimination in the United States. Graphic-Novel format. Grades 3-4. 32 pages, softcover.

                1. Coretta Scott King: First Lady Of Civil Rights
                  Coretta Scott King: First Lady Of Civil Rights
                  George Edward Stanley
                  Aladdin / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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                Well known for being the wife of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and for her work for civil rights and world peace, Coretta Scott King received many awards and honorary degrees. But what was her childhood like when she was the same age as so many young readers today? Learn how Coretta could out-climb anyone in the neighborhood, was close to her dad, and could sing beautifully! 224 pages, Ages 8-12. Childhood of Famous American Series.

                  History can often be muddled in the minds of students who don't connect events and people that are often studied separately. The America in the Time of... series helps to rememdy this with a book filled with fascinating sidebars, text, photographs and illustrations. Learn about the events of our country from 1948 to 1976, including the civil rights & womens' rights battles, the Vietnam War, Nixon, the Oil Crisis and more.

                  1. I Have A Dream: The Story Of Martin Luther King
                    I Have A Dream: The Story Of Martin Luther King
                    Margaret Davidson
                    Scholastic Trade / Trade Paperback
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                  When Martin Luther King Jr. grew up in the South, black people were treated very badly. They had to go to separate schools they could only ride in the back of the bus. In many places, they were not allowed to vote. Even as a young boy, Martin knew this was wrong. And when he grew up, he did something about it. He made speeches. He led marches. He made everyone think about what was fair. Follow the life of Martin Luther King Jr., from his childhood to his role as leader of the civil rights movement. Recommended for ages 7 to 10.

                  1. DK Readers, Level 4: Free At Last: The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr.
                    DK Readers, Level 4: Free At Last: The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr.
                    Angela Bull
                    DK Children / 2009 / Trade Paperback
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                  Read about the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr. in this biography for children. From his childhood, up to his death, this biography is filled with rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure for proficient readers. Children will learn about the Civil Rights Movement, and King's efforts to bring equality to all in America.

                  This Level 4 DK Reader is designed to help proficient readers with it's rich vocabulary, challenging sentence structure, additional information, glossary, and index.

                  1. Why We Can't Wait
                    Why We Can't Wait
                    Martin Luther King Jr., Jesse Jackson
                    Signet Classics / 2000 / Mass Paperback
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                  In 1963, Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. launched the Civil Rights movement and demonstrated to the world the power of nonviolent direct action. Why We Can't Wait recounts not only the Birmingham campaign, but also examines the history of the civil rights struggle and the tasks that future generations must accomplish to bring about full equality for African Americans. Dr. King's eloquent analysis of these events propelled the Civil Rights movement from lunch counter sit-ins and prayer marches to the forefront of the American consciousness.

                    1. What Was Your Dream, Dr. King?: And Other Questions About Martin Luther King, Jr.
                      What Was Your Dream, Dr. King?: And Other Questions About Martin Luther King, Jr.
                      Mary Kay Carson
                      Sterling Children's Books / 2013 / Hardcover
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                    1. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Let Freedom Ring
                      Martin Luther King, Jr.: Let Freedom Ring
                      Michael Teitelbaum, Lewis Helfand
                      Campfire Heroes / 2013 / Trade Paperback
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                    Graphic-novel fans will love this biography of Martin Luther King Jr! Panels tell the story of the Civil Rights Movement and King's life through active illustrations and dialogue. 85 pages, softcover.

                      1. Marching to the Mountaintop: How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King's Final Hours
                        Marching to the Mountaintop: How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King's Final Hours
                        Ann Bausum
                        National Geographic Children's Books / 2011 / Hardcover
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                        "I have a dream." Those rousing words, spoken by Martin Luther King, Jr., brought hope to those who listened: hope that in the future this might be a united country, with justice for all. Alice Fleming, tells King's inspiring story, which began in Atlanta, Georgia in 1929 and came to a tragic end on April 4, 1968.

                        1. Martin Luther King: The Inconvenient Hero (Revised)
                          Martin Luther King: The Inconvenient Hero (Revised)
                          Vincent Harding
                          Orbis Books / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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                        In these eloquent essays, noted scholar and activist Vincent Harding reflects on the forgotten legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his message for today. While many prefer to embrace the "safer" message of King's stirring "I Have a Dream" speech, Harding writes passionately of King's later years, when his message and witness became more radical and challenging to the status quo at every level.

                          Each book in this series offers all the statutes, legal opinions, and studies a student needs to structure a cohesive argument on a given topic. Issues are presented from multiple points of view, and sidebars cite law and informed opinions to aid in analysis.

                          1. My Dream of Martin Luther King
                            My Dream of Martin Luther King
                            Faith Ringgold
                            Dragonfly Books / 1998 / Trade Paperback
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                          Illustrated and written by the award-winning Faith Ringgold, My Martin Luther King Jr. follows the dream of a young girl as she dreams about the events of the Civil Rights Movement and Rev. King's life. She watches as black children are turned away from white schools, as segregated buses are protested, as protestors are arrested and abused by the police, as Martin Luther and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference worked to end segregation, and finally to his assassination and the continuance of his vision. 32 pages, softcover with timeline. 9.25" x 12". Ages 4-8.

                              Martin Luther King Jr - DVDs/CDs/eBooks

                              1. The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBookeBOOK
                                The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBook
                                Martin Luther King Jr.
                                Grand Central Publishing / 2001 / ePub
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                              2. A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBookeBOOK
                                A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBook
                                Martin Luther King Jr.
                                Grand Central Publishing / 2001 / ePub
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                              3. A Knock at Midnight: Inspiration from the Great Sermons of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBookeBOOK
                                A Knock at Midnight: Inspiration from the Great Sermons of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBook
                                Martin Luther King Jr.
                                Grand Central Publishing / 2001 / ePub
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                              4. Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBookeBOOK
                                Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. - eBook
                                James Dekay
                                Random House Books for Young Readers / 2010 / ePub
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