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The Resource Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Label
Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret]
Title
Light in the darkness
Title remainder
[a story about how slaves learned in secret]
Statement of responsibility
by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Risking a whipping if they are discovered, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field where they learn to read and write in a pit school
Storyline
Tone
Character
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10167350
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD580L
  • Decoding demand: 55 (medium)
  • Semantic demand: 72 (high)
  • Syntactic demand: 90 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.C622812
LC item number
Lig 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ransome, James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story about how slaves learned in secret
Label
Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
913638
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423134954
Lccn
2012001834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781423134954
Label
Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Publication
Copyright
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
913638
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423134954
Lccn
2012001834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781423134954

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