✉ Hardcover Read @Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin ͪ By James L Swanson ᾪ

✉ Hardcover Read @Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin ͪ By James L Swanson ᾪ ✉ Hardcover Read @Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin ͪ By James L Swanson ᾪ Gr 7 UpA detailed, well organized, and vividly illustrated history of Martin Luther King Jr s role in the civil rights movement and U.S political historyand the killer who assassinated him After introducing King, the first section of the book develops with a chapter for each year beginning with 1956 and continuing to April 23, 1967, the day that James Earl Ray escaped from prison The second section gives a synopsis of Ray s early life and criminal history, describes his prison break, and details his wanderings before arriving in Los Angeles in November 1967 Swanson intersperses Ray s travels with a discussion of changes in King s work, specifically his opposition to the Vietnam War and his Poor People s Campaign The third section begins on March 17, 1968, as Ray and King both leave California King headed to Memphis to support sanitation workers, and Ray followed and planned the murder King s activities, private conversations, and public statements leading up to April 4, counter Ray s surveillance of King and preparations for the murder and his escape The assassination unfolds moment by moment, as does Ray s flight from the scene The final section covers responses to King s death from his friends and the public and efforts to apprehend his killer Swanson includes a discussion of Ray s motives, theories regarding other conspirators, and analysis of Ray s claims of innocence, but his final words are a tribute to King s lasting legacy The source notes are copious and clear enough to serve as a guide for continued study VERDICT A top pick for YA history collections.Kelly Kingrey Edwards, Blinn Junior College, Brenham, TXPraise for Chasing King s Killer The Hunt for Martin Luther King Jr s Assassin Page turning nonfiction that captures the tenor of the times with meticulous research and a trove of photographs Exhaustive, exemplary backmatter further enhances the text An important contribution to the understanding of a complex period in United States history that still reverberates today Kirkus Reviews, starred review James L Swanson s masterful work, akin to his previous success, Chasing Lincoln s Killer takes on thriller pacing as it portrays, in alternating segments, King s ceaseless work with Ray s escape from prison and eventual plot to assassinate King This immersive history reveals, in gripping style, how one individual can impact history Booklist, starred review An absorbing chronicle of the lead up to and aftermath of the assassination of an American leader Riveting Publishers Weekly, starred review Detailed, well organized, and vividly illustrated A top pick for YA history collections School Library Journal, starred reviewThis new title is a smash hit Swanson s action packed pages are captivating I would hand this to any readerfrom the seasoned to the reluctant There is something in this book for everyone School Library Connection, highly recommendedA must purchase for library collections VOYAPraise for The President Has Been Shot The Assasination of John F KennedyA YALSA ALA Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction Award Finalist Swanson brings the same immediacy and thrillerlike tension he achieved in Chasing Lincolns Killer to this harrowing account of the Kennedy assassination Publishers WeeklySwanson charms readers with mesmerizing, little known facts, making readers the experts and inspiring them to become historians and inquirers VOYA MagazineReads like a thriller, with intense pacing and an engaging narrative School Library JournalArchival photographs, explicit diagrams of the assassination scene, source notes, and a bibliography that includes conspiracy focused literature add further value to this strong addition to Kennedy titles BooklistPraise for Chasing Lincoln s KillerAn ALA Best Book for Young AdultsBooklist Notable Children s BookRecommended as one of the top children s books about Lincoln by American History Magazine This account of Lincoln s assassination and the twelve day search for his killer reads like a historical thriller Publishers Weekly, starred review The rich details and suspense are ever present It is a tale of intrigue and an engrossing mystery School Library Journal, starred reviewIt s history that reads like a tragic thriller USA Today Chasing Lincoln s Killer NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham assassin Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives conspirators manhunters, CHASING LINCOLN S KILLER is fast paced thriller about pursuit capture John Wilkes Booth wild twelve day through Publishes Literacy Resources Children has been delivering literacy resources kids outstanding children books to schools, teachers, families than years It novel 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    • Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin
    • 2.2
    • 135
    • Hardcover
    • 384 pages
    • James L Swanson
    • English
    • 23 October 2017

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