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The Cart That Carried Martin

The Cart That Carried Martin( 1 customer ratings | )
Author: Bunting, Eve
Illustrator: Tate, Don
ISBN:978-1-58089-387-9
Publication Date:Jan 2014
Publisher:Charlesbridge Publishing, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $29.99
Book Description:

"The strength and spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. permeates this picture book about the funeral of Dr. King in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1968. Quiet, yet affecting, THE CART THAT CARRIED MARTIN is a unique tribute to the life of a man known world-wide for his outstanding efforts as a leader of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Eve Bunting focuses on the funeral procession of Dr. King, beginning with the two men who found the cart to carry him through the streets of Atlanta....
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Book Details
Pages:32
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):27.2 x 24.7 x 0.9 cm
Book Weight:0.456 Kilograms
Author Biography
Bunting, Eve (Author)
Eve Bunting was born in 1928 in Maghera, Ireland, as Anne Evelyn Bunting. She graduated from Northern Ireland's Methodist College in Belfast in 1945 and then studied at Belfast's Queen's College. She emigrated with her family in 1958 to California, and became a naturalized citizen in 1969.

That same year, she began her writing career, and in 1972, her first book, "The Two Giants" was published. In 1976, "One More Flight" won the Golden Kite Medal, and in 1978, "Ghost of Summer" won the Southern California's Council on Literature for Children and Young People's Award for fiction. "Smokey Night" won the American Library Association's Randolph Caldecott Medal in 1995 and "Winter's Coming" was voted one of the 10 Best Books of 1977 by the New York Times.

Bunting is involved in many writer's organizations such as P.E.N., The Authors Guild, the California Writer's Guild and the Society of Children's Book Writers. She has published stories in both Cricket, and Jack and Jill Magazines, and has written over 150 books in various genres such as children's books, contemporary, historic and realistic fiction, poetry, nonfiction and humor.

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