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The story of Coretta Scott King

Patricia A. Pingry

The story of Coretta Scott King

by Patricia A. Pingry

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Published by CandyCane Press in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • King, Coretta Scott, -- 1927-2006 -- Juvenile literature,
  • King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature,
  • African American women civil rights workers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Patricia A. Pingry ; illustrated by Steven Walker.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
    ContributionsWalker, Steven 1978-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.97.K47 P56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17890437M
    ISBN 109780824967178
    LC Control Number2007013259
    OCLC/WorldCa123232193

    The Coretta Scott King Award This award goes to "authors and illustrators of African descent whose distinguished books promote an understanding and appreciation of the 'American Dream.'" Separate awards go to authors and illustrators; there are Award winners and Honor books.   Read Aloud for Children. Support the author by purchasing the book here: Together with Martin Luther King, Jr. Coretta Scott gave birth to a vision of change through.

    Coretta Scott was born on Ap , in Marion, Alabama. In the early decades of her life, Coretta was as well known for her singing and violin playing as her civil rights : Jun 9, - This is the collection of Coretta Scott King Award Winners and Honor Books available at the Mayfield Library. See more ideas about Coretta scott king, King book, Books pins.

    Coretta: The Story of Coretta Scott King - Ebook written by Octavia B. Vivian. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Coretta: The Story of Coretta Scott King.5/5(6).   Celebrated poet and playwright Ntozake Shange captures the spirit of civil rights pioneer Coretta Scott King—illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist Kadir nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to : HarperCollins Publishers.


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Coretta: the Story of Coretta Scott King by Octavia Vivian is the inspiring story of Mrs. King's life as seen through the eyes of a close friend. This tiny volume covers Mrs. King's life from her humble beginnings in Perry County, Alabama, to her death on Januat the age of 78 years.

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She pursued a musical career in Boston, where she met. The Award is given to an African American author and illustrator for outstanding inspirational and educational contributions. The Coretta Scott King Book Award titles promote understanding and appreciation of the culture of all peoples and their contribution to the realization of the American dream of a pluralistic society.

The Award is further designed to commemorate the life and works of Dr. Celebrated poet and playwright Ntozake Shange captures the spirit of civil rights pioneer Coretta Scott King—illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist Kadir nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to /5(20).

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The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values.

The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to.

An admiring biography written by Octavia Vivian, a close personal friend of Coretta Scott King. After King's assasination inhis wife could have retired from public life.

Instead, she decided to speak out, organizeand march in order to help achieve her husband's dream of an America where everybody had equal rights. Coretta: The Story of Coretta Scott King, Commemorative Edition Pages:   Coretta learned that if you work hard enough, your dreams can come true.

years. Who Was Coretta Scott King By Gail Herman, Illustrated by Gregory Copeland Growing up in Alabama, Coretta Scott King graduated valedictorian from her high school before becoming one of the first African American students at Antioch College in Ohio. The Martin Luther King, Jr.

Companion: Quotations from the Speeches, Essays, and Books of Martin Luther King, Jr. Coretta Scott King $ The True Story of Coretta Scott King Told Fully for the First Time. Named a Washington Post Book to Read • A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice • A USA Today “New and Noteworthy” Pick • A Read It Forward Favorite Read • A Parade Magazine Pick • A Publishers Weekly "Notable African-American Titles" [Coretta: My Life, My Love, My Legacy] "reveals never-before-told aspects.

The life story of Coretta Scott King—wife of Martin Luther King Jr., founder of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (The King Center), and singular twentieth-century American civil and human rights activist—as told fully for the first time.

Selma March Arm in arm, Martin Luther King, Jr., and his wife, Coretta Scott King (in light-coloured suit), leading the voting rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, March Maurice Sorrell—Ebony Collection/AP Images; Following the assassination of her husband in and the conviction of James Earl Ray for the murder, she continued to be active in the civil rights movement.

The Coretta Scott King Award is an annual award presented by the Ethnic & Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table, part of the American Library Association (ALA). Named for Coretta Scott King, wife of Martin Luther King, Jr., this award recognizes outstanding books for young adults and children by African Americans that reflect the African-American ted by: Ethnic & Multicultural.

"This commemorative edition of the only biography of Coretta Scott King recounts in an authentic and personal way her momentous journey of triumph and tragedy, courage and determination, as told by her personal friend and fellow activist, Octavia Vivian." "Beginning at the end, we witness in Coretta the great and grand tribute offered by the world at Coretta Scott King's s: 2.

Winner of the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and a Caldecot Honor for books published in"Trombone Shorty" is the true story of Troy Andrews (AKA "Trombone Shorty") and his musical upbringing on the streets, and in the "gumbo," of New Orleans/5.Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat by.

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