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Africa is my home : a child of the Amistad / Monica Edinger ; illustrated by Robert Byrd.

Edinger, Monica, 1952- author. (Author). Byrd, Robert, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 36 of 38 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 38 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur JF EDI (Text) 34207001917815 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie Public Library - Akron jf (Text) 75253000049885 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville J FIC EDI (Text) 76895000159667 2nd Floor Children's Fiction Available -
Cicero Branch JB.c Kinson, Sarah (Text) 78294000249107 J Biography Available -
Culver Elementary School F EDI (Text) 72456000204004 F Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver JE EDI (Text) 34304000766796 Juvenile - Picture Books Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg J EDINGER (Text) 32826012078267 Young Hoosier Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown J EDINGER Y.H. (Text) 75342000337887 Junior Fiction Young Hoosier Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood J EDI (Text) 36626103470878 JUV Fiction Books Available -
Hartford City Public Library - Hartford City JF EDI (Text) 76051000163267 Juvenile Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0763650382
  • ISBN: 9780763650384
  • Physical Description: 55 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: Presents a tale of a child who arrives in America on the slave ship Amistad describing her capture, her witness to a mutiny, and the Supreme Court trial that prompts her return to Africa.
Target Audience Note: Ages 10 and up.
890 Lexile.
Awards Note: Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Award nominee, 2015-2016
Subject: Amistad (Schooner) > Juvenile fiction.
Green, Sarah Margru Kinson, -1858 > Juvenile fiction.
Slave insurrections > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Trials (Mutiny) > United States > Juvenile fiction.
African American women > Juvenile fiction.
Oberlin College > Students > Juvenile fiction.
Oberlin (Ohio) > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Slaves > United States > Juvenile fiction.

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