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Freedom song : the story of Henry "Box" Brown

Walker, Sally M.

New York : Harper, c2012.

[35] p. : col. ill. ; 26 x 28 cm.

Henry Brown copes with slavery by singing, but after his wife and children are sold away he is left with only his freedom song, which gives him strength when friends put him in a box and mail him to a free state.

Reading Level: 2.4

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Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

006058310X

LC Call No:

PZ7.W153845 Fre 2012

Dewey Class No:

[E] 23

Author:

Walker, Sally M.

Title:

Freedom song : the story of Henry "Box" Brown / by Sally M. Walker ; illustrated by Sean Qualls.

VaryingTitle:

Henry "Box" Brown

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Harper, c2012.

Physical:

[35] p. : col. ill. ; 26 x 28 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, December 2011

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starre, March 2012

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, November 2011

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, December 2011

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, January 2012

Summary:

Henry Brown copes with slavery by singing, but after his wife and children are sold away he is left with only his freedom song, which gives him strength when friends put him in a box and mail him to a free state.

Target Audience:

2.4.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Brown, Henry Box,--b. 1816--Fiction.

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Singing--Fiction.

Subject:

Underground Railroad--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Qualls, Sean, ill.

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