Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King Jr. (Paperback)

By Jean Marzollo, J. Pinkney (Illustrator), J. Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)

Scholastic Paperbacks, 9780439782241, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (1/1/2006)
Paperback (9/15/2002)
Paperback (1/1/2000)

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Category: Biography

This book is a beautifully-rendered study of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, told in simple, straightforward language for even the youngest of readers to understand. Pinkney's scratchboard and oil pastel illustrations convey both the strength and gentleness of King's character. Both text and art carry his central message of peace and brotherhood among all people.

About the Author

Jean Marzollo has written many award-winning children’s books, including the acclaimed I Spy series and HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARTIN LUTHER KING. Jean lives with her husband, Claudio, in New York State’s Hudson Valley.