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Christine King Farris

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Christine King Farris
Author of My Brother Martin
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Get an insider's view of Martin Luther King, Jr. from his older sister and why she feels his life can be an inspiration to all children. She wrote this story to let the readers know that Martin was just a regular kid, pranks and all, who decided that when he became a man he could make this world a better place and did! ! She wants all children to understand that as they are growing up they too can become great individuals.


My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing Up with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
 

My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing Up with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
by Christine King Farris, illustrated by Chris Soentpiet
Renowned educator Christine King Farris, older sister of the late Dr. King, joins with celebrated illustrator Chris Soentpiet to tell the inspirational story of how one boyhood experience inspired a movement. A poignant look at how a single event can change the course of history and a reminder that if you believe hard enough, dreams can become reality.


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