AALBC.com LogoCopyright © 1997-2017, All Rights Reserved — https://aalbc.com — troy@aalbc.com — Tel: 347-692-2522

I See The Promised Land: A Life Of Martin Luther King, Jr.
by Arthur R. Flowers

    Publication Date:
    List Price: $16.95 (store prices may vary)
    Format: Hardcover
    Classification: Nonfiction
    Page Count: 142
    ISBN13: 9789380340043
    Imprint: Tara Books
    Publisher: Tara Books
    Parent Company: Tara Books

    Book Description: 

    "Both evocative and factually rich…Older teens, in addition to adults, will find this to be a standout both as a distinctive graphic narrative that combines two world storytelling traditions and as an examination of King’s life and its enduring legacy across the globe." -Booklist Starred Review"What excites me most here is how this approach can be used to reconnect the graphic novel to its many amazing antecedent narrative forms from around the world and reconfirms comics as a vast, unending human activity."?Paul Gravett, author of Graphic Novels: Stories To Change Your Life"This YA crossover shows King’s life expressed through Chitrakar’s rich Patua art and Flowers’s poetic text."?Library Journal
    I See the Promised Land traverses the milestones of Martin Luther King Jr.’s short life, ministry, and journey. This graphic narrative brings together two diverse yet dramatic traditions of storytelling. Renowned African American writer and griot Arthur Flowers tells a tale?replete with destiny and the human condition to Manu Chitrakar’s extraordinarily vivid and eloquent art of the Patua folk style of West Bengal, India.

    Tell us what do you think about I See The Promised Land: A Life Of Martin Luther King, Jr..

    Vote for Your Favorite Black Author of the 21st Century
    25 African Male Writers You Should ReadAfrican Men: 25 You Must Read

    AALBC.com Bestselling BooksAALBC.com Bestselling Books

    Printed: November 22, 2017, 10:07 pm
    ☆ Mission
    To Celebrate Black Culture Through Literature and Literary Nonfiction to Readers of all Backgrounds and Ages; and Advocate for Independent Media

    ☥ About Us
    Started in 1997, AALBC.com (African American Literature Book Club) is the largest, most frequently visited web site of its kind. More
    Customer Service
    Advertising Rates
    Advertiser Login
    Contact Us – FAQ
    Give Us Feedback
    AALBC on Pinterest AALBC on Facebook AALBC on Twitter
    AALBC RSS Feed AALBC on Youtube Email AALBC