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The Resource Before she was Harriet : the story of Harriet Tubman, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James Ransome

Before she was Harriet : the story of Harriet Tubman, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James Ransome

Label
Before she was Harriet : the story of Harriet Tubman
Title
Before she was Harriet
Title remainder
the story of Harriet Tubman
Statement of responsibility
by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lush and lyrical biography of Harriet Tubman, written in verse. An evocative poem and opulent watercolors come together to honor a woman of humble origins whose courage and compassion make her larger than life
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • Jefferson Cup Award for Younger Readers, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Book, 2017.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10601378
Cataloging source
NcU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Dewey number
  • 973.7115092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 004-008
  • NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
E444.T82
LC item number
C56 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ransome, James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Underground Railroad
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Harriet Tubman
Label
Before she was Harriet : the story of Harriet Tubman, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1882703
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823420476
Lccn
2016051680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823420476
  • (OCoLC)964624614
Label
Before she was Harriet : the story of Harriet Tubman, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James Ransome
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1882703
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823420476
Lccn
2016051680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823420476
  • (OCoLC)964624614

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