Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) (Hyperion Books for Children, 2007)
The rainbow behind the words accentuates idea of the "promised land" and the sunlight on his hands gives the feel of a new day dawning.
Peace in the animal kingdom seem a little farfetched? It's a beautiful story and a wonderful lesson about helping others!
An interesting note: Jerry Pinkney is an accomplished Corretta Scott King Award winning artist who contributed to the 1997 publication I Have a Dream (Scholastic Press).
Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy continues and his words are echoed in the appeals for global peace:
by Spike Lee and Tanya Lewis Lee, illustrated by Sean Qualls(Simon & Shuster Children’s Book, 2011)
--Submitted by Deirdre & Patti