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The Resource Crossing Ebenezer Creek, by Tonya Bolden

Crossing Ebenezer Creek, by Tonya Bolden

Label
Crossing Ebenezer Creek
Title
Crossing Ebenezer Creek
Statement of responsibility
by Tonya Bolden
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Mariah and her young brother Zeke are suddenly freed from slavery, they set out on Sherman's long march through Georgia during the Civil War. Mariah wants to believe that the brutalities of slavery are behind them forever and that freedom lies ahead. When she meets Caleb, an enigmatic young black man also on the march, Mariah soon finds herself dreaming not only of a new life, but of true love as well. But even hope comes at a cost, and as the treacherous march continues toward the churning waters of Ebenezer Creek, Mariah's dreams are as vulnerable as ever
Summary
Freed from slavery, Mariah and her young brother Zeke join Sherman's march through Georgia, where Mariah meets a free black named Caleb and dares to imagine the possibility of true love, but hope can come at a cost
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Writing style
Character
Award
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2017
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560842
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Crossing Ebenezer Creek, by Tonya Bolden
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
ocn957021752
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781599903194
Lccn
2016037742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)957021752
Label
Crossing Ebenezer Creek, by Tonya Bolden
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
ocn957021752
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781599903194
Lccn
2016037742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)957021752

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