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Harriet Tubman / written by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; interior illustrations by Gillian Flint.

Pinkney, Andrea Davis (author.). Flint, Gillian, (illustrator.).

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Rowayton Library J 306.3620 PIN (Text to phone) 33625122937902 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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General Note:
"Inspired by She persisted by Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger."
"Based on the bestselling picture book series by Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 56-59).
Formatted Contents Note: Bright-eyed girl -- The North Star's diamond light -- Dreams of freedom -- Bound for the promised land -- The woman called Moses -- The power of progress -- How you can persist.
Summary, etc.: "Born enslaved, Harriet Tubman rose up to become one of the most successful, determined and well-known conductors of the Underground Railroad. With her family's love planted firmly in her heart, Harriet looked to the North Star for guidance--and its light helped guide her way out of slavery. Her courage made it possible for her to help others reach freedom too." --
Subject: Tubman, Harriet 1822-1913 Juvenile literature
Slaves United States Biography Juvenile literature
African American women Biography Juvenile literature
African Americans Biography Juvenile literature
Underground Railroad Juvenile literature
Women Juvenile Biography
Genre: Biographies.
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She Persisted: Harriet Tubman
She Persisted: Harriet Tubman
by Pinkney, Andrea Davis; Clinton, Chelsea; Boiger, Alexandra (Illustrator); Flint, Gillian (Illustrator)
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She Persisted: Harriet Tubman

Andrea Davis Pinkney ( is the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of numerous books for children and young adults, and has been recognized by the Coretta Scott King Author Award committee with an honor for Let It Shine- Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters and a medal for Hand in Hand- Ten Black Men Who Changed America . She is a four-time nominee for the NAACP Image Award. In addition to her work as an author, Ms. Pinkney is a publishing executive. She has been named one of the "25 Most Influential Black Women in Business" by The Network Journal , and is among Children's Health magazine's "25 Most Influential People in Our Children's Lives." You can follow her on Twitter @AndreaDavisPink. Chelsea Clinton is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted- 13 American Women Who Changed the World ; She Persisted Around the World- 13 Women Who Changed History ; She Persisted in Sports- American Olympians Who Changed the Game ; Don't Let Them Disappear- 12 Endangered Species Across the Globe ; It's Your World- Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going! ; Start Now!- You Can Make a Difference ; with Hillary Clinton, Grandma's Gardens and Gutsy Women ; and, with Devi Sridhar, Governing Global Health- Who Runs the World and Why? She is also the Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation, where she works on many initiatives, including those that help empower the next generation of leaders. She lives in New York City with her husband, Marc, their children and their dog, Soren. You can follow Chelsea Clinton on Twitter @ChelseaClinton or on Facebook at

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