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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

  • 33 of 42 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 42 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 921 WASHING (Text) 34207002026632 JNE Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron jB WAS (Text) 75253000051920 Young Hoosiers Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 WASHINGTON BOOKER T. (Text) 34706001507765 Young Hoosiers Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 WASHINGTON BOOKER T. (Text) 34706001507773 Young Hoosiers Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch JUV 92 WAS (Text) 36804000237076 BIOGRPHY-J Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown J 92 WASHING (Text) 79361000097115 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JBIO WAS (Text) 34304000824028 Juvenile - Picture Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL E BIO WAS (Text) 38217000545737 Easy Biographies Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL JB WAS (Text) 36241000382836 Juvenile Biography Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library EJ 370.92 SLA (Text) 33187003992373 Ej Nonfiction - R Display -

Record details

  • 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.
Target Audience Note: AD 830 Lexile.
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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