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Coretta : the autobiography of Mrs. Coretta Scott King  Cover Image Book Book

Coretta : the autobiography of Mrs. Coretta Scott King / by Coretta Scott King, with the Reverend Dr. Barbara Reynolds ; illustrated by Ekua Holmes ; [adapted by Julia Sooy].

King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 (author.). Reynolds, Barbara A., (author.). Sooy, Julia, (adapter.). Holmes, Ekua, (illustrator.). King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 Adaptation of (work): Coretta. (Added Author).

Summary:

This picture book adaptation of her critically acclaimed adult memoir paints a vivid portrait of the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr. and a singular 20th-century American civil and human rights activist who fought for justice against all odds, becoming an unforgettable champion of social change.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781250167101
  • ISBN: 1250167108
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2024.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"Thanks also to Julia Sooy for adapting the text from Coretta: My Life, My Love, My Legacy by Coretta Scott King with the Reverend Dr. Barbara Reynolds."--Copyright page.
Subject: King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 > Juvenile literature.
African American women civil rights workers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Family > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006.
African American women civil rights workers.
Civil rights workers.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Family.
African Americans > Civil rights > History.
African Americans > Biography.
Women > Biography.
Défenseuses des droits de l'homme noires américaines > Biographies > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Défenseurs des droits de l'homme > États-Unis > Biographies > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Noirs américains > Biographies > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Noirs américains > Droits > Histoire > 20e siècle > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Places / United States / African American & Black.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Prejudice & Racism.
Genre: Autobiographies.
autobiographies (literary works)
Autobiographies.
Picture books.
Creative nonfiction.
Adaptations.
Illustrated works.
Autobiographies.
Essais fictionnels.
Ouvrages illustrés.

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