My Uncle Martin's Words for America
In this inspirational story about Martin Luther King Jr.-told from the perspective of his niece Angela Farris Watkins-readers learn how King used his message of love and peace to effectively fight for African American' civil rights.
Published September 1, 2011. Hardcover. 40 pages
Origin: United States
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