The Resource Underground, Shane W. Evans

Underground, Shane W. Evans

Label
Underground
Title
Underground
Statement of responsibility
Shane W. Evans
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A stellar introduction to the Underground Railroad, narrated by a group of slaves. Readers experience the fugitives' escape, their long nighttime journey punctuated by meetings with friends and enemies, and their final glorious arrival in a place of freedom."--Amazon.com
Summary
A pivotal moment in American history is shared with young readers by following a slave family's escape to the North by crawling on the ground, running barefoot through the woods, sleeping beneath bushes, and eventually reaching freedom
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
383975
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Shane
Dewey number
973.7115
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
004-008
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.E94 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
60
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
finding the light to freedom
Label
Underground, Shane W. Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596435384
Lccn
2010007735
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o542263693
  • (OCoLC)542263693
Label
Underground, Shane W. Evans
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596435384
Lccn
2010007735
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o542263693
  • (OCoLC)542263693

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