10 Books to Read to Learn About Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted on January 9, 2023

by Brooke C

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a major influence in the American Civil Rights Movement, leading nonviolent protests and speaking out against racial discrimination. Each year we celebrate and honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a National Day of Service, where people are encouraged to get out and volunteer in their communities.

To read more about Dr. King and the American Civil Rights Movement, please check out any of the books below. This is by no means an exhaustive list but meant to be a starting place. For additional books and information, please visit your nearest Library or check out our eMedia offerings.