Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King Jr. (Paperback)

Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King Jr. Cover Image
By Jean Marzollo, J. Pinkney (Illustrator), J. Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)


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.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780439782241
ISBN-10: 0439782244
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
Publication Date: January 1st, 2006
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Scholastic Bookshelf