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Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom / Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.

Authors: Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956-
Call number: jB Tubman, Harriet WEA
Publisher: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c2006.
Publication date: c2006.
Subject: Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Coretta Scott King Award.
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913 -- Juvenile literature.
Title: Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom / Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.
Additional title: When Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: [42] p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Target audience note: Ages 5-8.
Notes: "Jump at the sun."
Summary note: Describes Tubman's spiritual journey as she hears the voice of God guiding her north to freedom on that very first trip to escape the brutal practice of forced servitude. Tubman would make nineteen subsequent trips back south, never being caught, but none as profound as this first one.
Awards note: Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, 2007
Added author: Nelson, Kadir, illustrator.
ISBN: 0786851759
9780786851751
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Bib No.: 1068542