The Resource Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier

Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier

Label
Freedom river
Title
Freedom river
Statement of responsibility
Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom
Summary
Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178865
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappaport, Doreen
Dewey number
  • 973.7/115
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
600L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Collier, Bryan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parker, John P
  • Underground Railroad
  • African American abolitionists
  • Free African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Abolitionists
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Ripley (Ohio)
Target audience
primary
Label
Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
28 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780786822911
Lccn
99033438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780786803507
  • 30610000381145
Other physical details
color illustrations ;c
Label
Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
28 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780786822911
Lccn
99033438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780786803507
  • 30610000381145
Other physical details
color illustrations ;c

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