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Steamboat school : inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847

Hopkinson, Deborah.

Los Angeles : Disney Hyperion, 2016.

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 x 29 cm.

In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans.

Reading Level: 2.7

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ISBN:

9781423121961

LC Call No:

PZ7.H778125 Su 2016

Dewey Class No:

[E] 23

Author:

Hopkinson, Deborah.

Title:

Steamboat school : inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847 / by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband.

Edition:

1st ed., June 2016.

Publisher:

Los Angeles : Disney Hyperion, 2016.

Physical:

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 x 29 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, June 2016

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, June 2016

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, March 2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, April 2016

Summary:

In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans.

Target Audience:

2.7.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Meachum, John B.,--1789---Fiction.

Subject:

Education--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Husband, Ron, ill.

Link:

Contributor biographical information

Link:

Publisher description

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