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The Resource Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky, Faith Ringgold

Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky, Faith Ringgold

Label
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky
Title
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky
Statement of responsibility
Faith Ringgold
Title variation
Aunt Harriets Underground Railroad in the sky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the Underground Railroad in order to reunite with her younger brother. When Cassie Louise Lightfoot encounters Harriet Tubman and a mysterious train in the sky, "what follows is a compelling journey in which the author masterfully integrates fantasy and historical fact" (School Library Journal, starred review)
Summary
With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the Underground Railroad in order to reunite with her younger brother
Award
Jane Addams Book Award for Picture Books, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
114036
Cataloging source
ZAB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ringgold, Faith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Underground Railroad
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Underground railroad
  • Brothers and sisters
  • African Americans
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky, Faith Ringgold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Dragonfly Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm34158243
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st Dragonfly books ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780517885437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34158243
Label
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky, Faith Ringgold
Publication
Note
Dragonfly Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm34158243
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st Dragonfly books ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780517885437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34158243

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