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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
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
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, Illustrator, 2007.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
148928
Cataloging source
IK2
Dewey number
  • 973.7/115092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 5-8
LC call number
  • E444.T82
  • PZ7.W3535
LC item number
  • W43 2006
  • Mo 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
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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
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0912/2007275902-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Jump at the sun."
  • Art techniques used: dark, dramatic oil paintings, with specific attention to light and perspective
Control code
2571022
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[42] p.
Isbn
9780786851751
Lccn
2007275902
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70887050
  • (OCoLC)70887050
Label
Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0912/2007275902-d.html
Publication
Note
  • "Jump at the sun."
  • Art techniques used: dark, dramatic oil paintings, with specific attention to light and perspective
Control code
2571022
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[42] p.
Isbn
9780786851751
Lccn
2007275902
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70887050
  • (OCoLC)70887050

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