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The Resource Night boat to freedom, Margot Theis Raven ; pictures by E.B. Lewis

Night boat to freedom, Margot Theis Raven ; pictures by E.B. Lewis

Label
Night boat to freedom
Title
Night boat to freedom
Statement of responsibility
Margot Theis Raven ; pictures by E.B. Lewis
Title variation
Christmas John and the night boat
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the request of his fellow slave Granny Judith, Christmas John risks his life to take runaways across a river from Kentucky to Ohio. Based on slave narratives recorded in the 1930s
Summary
At the request of his fellow slave Granny Judith, Christmas John risks his life to take runaways across a river from Kentucky to Ohio. Based on slave narratives recorded in the 1930s
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee, 2009-2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
151382
Cataloging source
ICrlF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raven, Margot Theis
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
920
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.R1955
LC item number
Ni 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • African Americans
  • Historical fiction
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • African Americans
Target audience
primary
Label
Night boat to freedom, Margot Theis Raven ; pictures by E.B. Lewis
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
13987230
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780329706470
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)F60261DFFAC246FDB9603CE8F4980BAA
  • (IMchF)fol12287534
Label
Night boat to freedom, Margot Theis Raven ; pictures by E.B. Lewis
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
13987230
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780329706470
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)F60261DFFAC246FDB9603CE8F4980BAA
  • (IMchF)fol12287534

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