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Be a king : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream and you / Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by James Ransome.

Available copies

  • 15 of 17 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

1 current hold with 17 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library J 323.092 Weatherfo Carole (Text) 22960001552214 Juvenile Non-Fiction In transit -
Anderson - Pendleton Branch J 323.092 Weatherfo Carole (Text) 22960001552222 Juvenile Display Available -
Anderson - Westside Branch J 323.092 Weatherfo Carole (Text) 22960001552230 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch J B KING (Text) 0530006072376 Juvenile Biography Collection Checked out 05/01/2021
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch J B KING (Text) 0530006072385 Juvenile Biography Collection Available -
Calhoun - Main Library J B KING (Text) 30102100802600 Juvenile Room Available -
Dorchester - St. George Main Library J B KING WEA (Text) 30018006021196 Juvenile Biography Available -
Florence - Lake City Branch J 92 King (Text) 33172006326316 Juvenile Biography Available -
Florence - Main Library J 92 King (Text) 33172006326423 Juvenile Biography Available -
Florence - Timmonsville Branch J 92 King (Text) 33172006326209 Juvenile Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802723680
  • ISBN: 0802723683
  • Physical Description: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA Childrens, [2018]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall. You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience. Featuring a dual narrative of the key moments of Dr. King's life alongside a modern class as the students learn about him, Carole Weatherfor's poetic text encapsulates the moments that readers today can reenact in their own lives. See a class of young students as they begin a school project inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and learn to follow his example, as he dealt with adversity and never lost hope that a future of equality and justice would soon be a reality. As times change, Dr. King's example remains, encouraging a new generation of children to take charge and change the world . . . to be a King.-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
Grades Preschool-3.
Subject: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.

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