Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Illustrator
Publisher: New York: Amistad, 2009.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
A most beautiful first edition/first printing in As New condition in alike dustjacket. Beautifully signed with his initials and dated in the month of publication by illustrator Kadir Nelson directly on the title page.
An intimate picture biography of the Civil Rights Movement through the life of Coretta Scott, the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr. The stirring full-bleed oil paintings on plywood by Kadir Nelson depict crucial moments in Coretta's life. Author's note summarizes Scott's life and the Civil Rights Movement.
Illustrator Kadir Nelson has won both the Coretta Scott King Author Award and the Caldecott Honor Award; Color Illustrations.