Tucson Festival of Books

The Man Who Would Be King

Jonathan Eig is making his fifth visit to our festival this weekend, and again he comes with an award-winning biography. This one features Rev. Martin Luther King, whose American Dream remains as elusive as it was 60 years ago. Did any of us really know the man? Let's ask.

Jonathan Eig

Jonathan Eig is the best-selling author of six books, most recently, "King: A Life," which The New York Times hailed as a “monumental” work that now stands as “the definitive” new biography of Martin Luther King Jr....

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King: A Life
Jonathan Eig
History / Biography
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
May 2023
ISBN 9780374279295
688 pages
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