My Little Golden Book About Martin Luther King Jr. (Little Golden Book Biographies)

by Bonnie Bader (Author) Sue Cornelison (Illustrator)

A nonfiction Little Golden Book about an American leader every child should know!

This Little Golden Book captures the essence of Martin Luther King, Jr. for the littlest readers. They'll learn how his childhood in segregated Atlanta--and in his father's church--shaped the future civil rights leader. And they'll gain a clear understanding of the way he became an eloquent, powerful voice for African Americans.

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Bonnie Bader
BONNIE BADER is a prolific author of nonfiction children's books, including My Little Golden Book About Abraham Lincoln, Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?, Who Was Christopher Columbus?, and Who Was Alexander Graham Bell?

SUE CORNELISON graduated with a BFA from Drake University and continued her studies at the International School of Studio Arts in Florence, Italy. A full-time illustrator for well over a decade, she recently illustrated Lost and Found Cat: The True Story of Kunkush's Incredible Journey.
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Golden Books
Publication date
December 24, 2018
Little Golden Book Biographies
BISAC categories
JNF007110 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Social Activists
JNF025210 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | United States/20th Century
JNF007070 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Political
Library of Congress categories
African Americans
20th century
Civil rights
King, Martin Luther

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