What Was Your Dream, Dr. King? [hc]
And Other Questions About... Martin Luther King Jr.
Part of the Good Question! series
Written by Mary Kay Carson [Ohio] & illustrated by Jim Madsen
Why were schools, drinking fountains, and movie theaters segregated by race? Why did more than 250,000 people march in Washington, DC in 1963? What was Martin Luther King, Jr.'s big dream- and has it come true? All of these and other “must-know” questions about the civil rights hero are answered. 40 pages
"Arranged in a question-and-answer format, [the] books [in this series] offer concise, accessible, comprehensive looks at important eras and events in U.S. history... titles have richly colored, detailed illustrations and photographs; maps; time lines; and large, clear print... The answers are worded in kid-friendly language that provides enough detail to explain the complexities of the era or person." -School Library Journal (Grades 4-7)
January 1, 2013