Martin & Anne
The Kindred Spirits of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Anne Frank
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.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 7|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Picture Books|
|Number of Pages||32|
“A surprisingly successful and enlightening combination strengthened by striking artwork.”—Kirkus Reviews
Author: Nancy Churnin
Nancy Churnin is the theater critic for the Dallas Morning News by day, children's book writer by night.
Illustrator: Yevgenia Nayberg
Yevgenia Nayberg grew up in Kiev, Ukraine. She came to the United States to study theatre design and has won numerous awards for her theatre work. She now lives in New York, turning her talents to children's books.