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As Good as Anybody (08)

As Good as Anybody (08)
Item No. 28467
ISBN-13 978-0-385-75387-6
Format Book Farm Bound
Subject Fiction Historical Fiction Civil Rights History Biographies Taylor Gold Medal Award, National Jewish Book Award Finalist, National Parenting Publications Gold Award. '
# of Pages 40
Size 10 1/2" x 8"
Author Michelson, Richard
Reading Interest PreK,K,1,2,3,4,5
Series Singles and Picture Books
Publisher Penguin Random House LLC
Date Published 2008
Reviews / Awards Noted YES
 
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Book Reviews & Awards:"Sydney Taylor Gold Medal Award, Natioanl Jewish Book Award Finalist, National Parenting Publications Gold Award. ' A powerful, well-crafted story about a partnership between two great civil rights leaders....an exceptional title for sharing and discussion.' Booklist, Starred. ' Gentle, powerful, and healing,' Kirkus Starred Review. MARTIN LUTHER KING, Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel. Their names stand for the quest for justice and equality.Martin grew up in a loving family in the American South, at a time when this country was plagued by racial discrimination. He aimed to put a stop to it. He became a minister like his daddy, and he preached and marched for his cause.Abraham grew up in a loving family many years earlier, in a Europe that did not welcome Jews. He found a new home in America, where he became a respected rabbi like his father, carrying a message of peace and acceptance.Here is the story of two icons for social justice, how they formed a remarkable friendship and turned their personal experiences of discrimination into a message of love and equality for all.