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Friend on freedom river

Whelan, Gloria.

Chelsea, MI : Sleeping Bear Press : Thomson/Gale, c2004.

[48] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

The Winter of 1850 finds young Louis alone with his mother when his father heads north for work, but when runaway slaves ask Louis for help being ferryed across the Detroit River he wonders what his father would do.

Reading Level: 3.6

Available

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

978-1-58536-222-6

LC Call No:

PZ7.W5718 Fq 2004

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Whelan, Gloria.

Title:

Friend on freedom river / written by Gloria Whelan ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen.

Publisher:

Chelsea, MI : Sleeping Bear Press : Thomson/Gale, c2004.

Physical:

[48] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, June 2005

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, February 2005

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, October 2005

Summary:

The Winter of 1850 finds young Louis alone with his mother when his father heads north for work, but when runaway slaves ask Louis for help being ferryed across the Detroit River he wonders what his father would do.

Target Audience:

3.6

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Underground railroad--Fiction.

Subject:

Courage--Fiction.

Subject:

Fugitive slaves--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

AE:PersName:

Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert van, ill.

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