My Uncle Martin's Big Heart
In this inspiring story about Martin Luther King Jr. - told from the perspective of his young niece - readers will gain personal insight into one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century. As Angela Farris Watkins introduces children to her uncle, she presents them with a rare glimpse into his life at home, including special family moments.
Published September 1, 2010. Hardcover. 32 pages
Origin: United States
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