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Freedom song : the story of Henry "Box" Brown / by Sally M. Walker ; iIllustrated by Sean Qualls.

Walker, Sally M. (Author). Qualls, Sean, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown E WALKER (Text) 75342000334232 Easy Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library E WAL (Text) 70743000125283 Picture book Available -
 Freedom Song by Sally M. Walker: In Honor of Chelsea Nord
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello P WAL (Text) 37743002010280 Children Picture Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch E WAL (Text) 78551000366367 Easy Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield E FIC Walker (Text) 31208911364570 children picture book Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) J 973.71 WAL (Text) 30032010567102 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780060583101 :
  • ISBN: 006058310X :
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 28 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, [2012]

Content descriptions

Citation/References Note: Bklst 12/15/2011
SLJ Dec 2011
PW 11/28/2011
Kirkus 01/01/2012
Summary, etc.: Henry Brown copes with slavery by singing, but after his wife and children are sold away he is left with only his freedom song, which gives him strength when friends put him in a box and mail him to a free state.
Target Audience Note: AD 570 Lexile.
Subject: Brown, Henry Box, 1815 or 1816- > Fiction.
Slavery > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Singing > Fiction.
Underground Railroad > Fiction.
Virginia > History > 1775-1865 > Fiction.

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