Spring 2019

Martin & Anne

The Kindred Spirits of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Anne Frank

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 7   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Anne Frank and Martin Luther King Jr. were born the same year a world apart. Both faced ugly prejudices and violence, which both answered with words of love and faith in humanity. This is the story of their parallel journeys to find hope in darkness and to follow their dreams.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-93954-753-8
$17.99 $13.49
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 7
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Diversity
Copyright 2019
Publisher Creston Books
Imprint Creston Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-03-05
BISACS JNF025140, JNF053140, JNF007050
Dewey 323.092/2 B
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10 x 10
Lexile 800
Features Author/Illustrator note, Bibliography/further reading, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides

Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“As the teenage diarist and civil rights leader stand together, the timeless, powerful themes they heralded form the conclusion: ’Love is stronger than hate. Kindness can heal the world.”—Publishers Weekly

Kirkus Reviews

“A surprisingly successful and enlightening combination strengthened by striking artwork.”—Kirkus Reviews

Illustrator: Yevgenia Nayberg

Yevgenia Nayberg is an illustrator, painter, and set and costume designer. She received a Sydney Taylor Silver Medal for her illustrations for Drop by Drop. She lives in New York.

Author: Nancy Churnin

Nancy Churnin is the author of Manjhi Moves a Mountain and Sydney Taylor Notable Irving Berlin, the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing. She is a full-time writer located in Texas.

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Martin & Anne

Anne Frank and Martin Luther King Jr. were born the same year a world apart. Both faced ugly prejudices and violence, which both answered with words of love and faith in humanity. This is the story of their parallel journeys to find hope in darkness and to follow their dreams. View available downloads →