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Freedom in Congo Square / by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.

Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author. (Author). Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 24 of 26 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • ISBN: 1499801033
  • ISBN: 9781499801033
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little Bee Books, [2016].
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    • Recent Titles: 5 / 5.0

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Summary, etc.: Six days a week, slaves labor from sunup to sundown and beyond, but on Sunday afternoons, they gather with free blacks at Congo Square outside New Orleans, free from oppression. Includes foreword about Congo Square by Freddi Williams Evans, glossary, and historical notes.
Target Audience Note: Ages 4-8.
AD 670 Lexile.
Awards Note: Caldecott Honor Book, 2017
Subject: Slavery > Juvenille literature.
African Americans > Louisiana > New Orleans > History > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Louisiana > New Orleans > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > Louisiana > New Orleans > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Meetings > Louisiana > New Orleans > History > Juvenile literature.
Sunday > Louisiana > New Orleans > History > Juvenile literature.
Congo Square (New Orleans, La.) > History > Juvenile literature.
New Orleans (La.) > History > Juvenile literature.
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