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Henry's freedom box

Levine, Ellen.

New York : Scholastic Press, 2007.

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

A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.

Reading Level: 2.2

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

978-0-439-77733-9

LC Call No:

PZ7.L57833 Hen 2007

Dewey Class No:

[E] 22

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Levine, Ellen.

Title:

Henry's freedom box / by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.

VaryingTitle:

Subtitle on cover: True story from the Underground Railroad

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Scholastic Press, 2007.

Physical:

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

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, March 2007

Citation/Refs:

Book Links (A.L.A.), March 2007

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, February 2007

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, January 2007

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, December 2006

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, March 2007

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), April 2007

Citation/Refs:

Black Issues Book Review, January 2007

Summary:

A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.

Target Audience:

2.2

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

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

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Underground railroad--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

AE:PersName:

Nelson, Kadir, ill.

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510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Book Links (A.L.A.), March 2007
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Booklist starred, February 2007
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Publisher's Weekly, January 2007
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Kirkus Starred, December 2006
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Horn Book, March 2007
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Bulletin (Center for Children's books), April 2007
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Black Issues Book Review, January 2007
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