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

Edinger, Monica, 1952- (author.). Byrd, Robert, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 36 of 37 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 37 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch JF EDI (Text) 34207001917815 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron jf (Text) 75253000049885 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J FIC EDI (Text) 76895000159667 2nd Floor Children's Fiction Available -
Culver Elementary School F EDI (Text) 72456000204004 F Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JE EDI (Text) 34304000766796 Juvenile - Picture Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL JFIC EDI (Text) 36241000370773 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J EDI (Text) 33187003616246 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J EDINGER (Text) 32826012078267 J Fiction Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown J EDINGER Y.H. (Text) 75342000337887 Junior Fiction Young Hoosier Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J EDI (Text) 36626103470878 JUV Fiction Books 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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