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The Resource Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom
Title
Moses
Title remainder
when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Title variation
When Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery for freedom in Philadelphia, where she turns her talents to leading others along the Underground Railroad
Summary
Describes Tubman's spiritual journey as she hears the voice of God guiding her north to freedom on that very first trip to escape the brutal practice of forced servitude. Tubman would make nineteen subsequent trips back south, never being caught, but none as profound as this first one
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2007.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
Awards note
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 2007
  • Coretta Scott King Award, 2007
Biography type
contains biographical information
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148928
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 660
Intended audience source
Lexile
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660
Literary form
fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom
Label
Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
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
14331526
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780786851751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)BEA70C31EDD14640BE0C44FE0D3ACBEB
  • (IMchF)fol11142009
Label
Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
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
14331526
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780786851751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)BEA70C31EDD14640BE0C44FE0D3ACBEB
  • (IMchF)fol11142009

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