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

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Wednesday, November 11, 2009 - 18:00
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Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
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Written by Doreen Rappaport. Illustrated by Bryan Collier. Published by Jump at the Sun/Hyperion.
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In this picture book biography of Martin Luther King, Jr., Rappaport's spare text and carefully chosen quotes are carried to a powerful emotional level by Collier's art. From the smiling, inviting image on the cover to each striking double spread the artist portrays significant events evoking King's purpose, telling readers that "His big words are alive for us today." A 2002 Caldecott Honor Book and A 2002 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book.

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Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
ISBN of the winning item: 
0786807148
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Book
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Monday, November 16, 2009 - 07:58
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Monday, November 16, 2009 - 07:58
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218
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