The Resource The cart that carried martin, Eve Bunting, (ebook.)

The cart that carried martin, Eve Bunting, (ebook.)

Label
The cart that carried martin
Title
The cart that carried martin
Statement of responsibility
Eve Bunting
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. After painting it green, two mules named Belle and Ada are hitched to the cart where Dr. King's coffin is placed. Tens of thousands of mourners gather as the cart makes its way to Ebenezer Baptist Church, and then past the Georgia state capitol to Morehouse College. All the while, crowds of people pay their respects by singing songs of hope. Bunting's thoughtful, well-chosen words, coupled with Don Tate's soft colors provide the reader with a sense of hope and reverence, rather than the grief and despair one might expect. Back matter includes a brief introduction to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s work, assassination, and funeral, accompanied by a full-color historical photograph of the real cart, drawn by Belle and Ada
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Bunting, Eve
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Text Difficulty K - Text Difficulty 2
  • LG/Lower grades (K-3rd)
  • 430
  • 3.6
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • ATOS Level
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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NC Kids
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • History
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The cart that carried martin, Eve Bunting, (ebook.)
Link
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Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781607346012
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2E49D239-84B5-4C97-85C1-8F271A7679B8
System control number
ODN0001433886
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 8062 KB)
Label
The cart that carried martin, Eve Bunting, (ebook.)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781607346012
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2E49D239-84B5-4C97-85C1-8F271A7679B8
System control number
ODN0001433886
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 8062 KB)

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