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With books and bricks : how Booker T. Washington built a school / Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Nicole Tadgell.

Slade, Suzanne, author. (Author). Tadgell, Nicole, 1969- illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 30 of 42 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 42 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur E 921 WASHING (Text) 34207002026632 JNE Available -
Akron Carnegie Public Library - Akron jB WAS (Text) 75253000051920 Young Hoosiers Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 920 WASHINGTON BOOKER T. (Text) 34706001507765 Young Hoosiers Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 920 WASHINGTON BOOKER T. (Text) 34706001507773 Young Hoosiers On holds shelf -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Eastern Branch JUV 92 WAS (Text) 36804000237076 BIOGRPHY-J Available -
Brookville Public Library E BIO WAS (Text) 38217000545737 Easy Biographies Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown J 92 WASHING (Text) 79361000097115 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver JBIO WAS (Text) 34304000824028 Juvenile - Picture Books Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg J BIO WASHINGTON (Text) 32826013011952 Young Hoosier Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown E SLADE Y.H. (Text) 75342000338704 Easy Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780807508978
  • ISBN: 0807508977
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged): color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : Albert Whitman & Company, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: "Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students, but no school, Booker set out to build his own school--brick by brick"-- Provided by publisher.
Awards Note: Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Grades 4-6 Award nominee, 2016-2017.
Subject: Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Education > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Educators > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / General.

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