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

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Rowayton Library J WEA (Text to phone) 33625000287826 Juvenile Red Dot Available -

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General Note:
"Jump at the sun."
Art techniques used: dark, dramatic oil paintings, with specific attention to light and perspective.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-8.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Honor Book, 2007.
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winner, Illustrator, 2007.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2007
Subject: Tubman, Harriet 1820?-1913 Juvenile literature
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Tubman, Harriet 1820?-1913
Slaves
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Underground Railroad
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