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639855
Abolitionist movement [Let's celebrate freedom!]by Metz, Lorijo 

BTSB Prebound(PowerKids, 2014)

BTSB #: 639855 Available

Dewey: 326/NAges: 8-12   


Subjects: Antislavery movements - United States - History|y19th century Abolitionists Slaves African Americans - History|yTo 1863


Summary: An introduction to the men and women who fought to end slavery.


6.50 *

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130464
Facing Frederick : the life of Frederick Douglass, a monumental American man by Bolden, Tonya 

BTSB Prebound(Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2017)

BTSB #: 130464 Available

Dewey: 973.8092/BAges: 10-14   
AR: 8.2 MG+ Lexile: 1140 F&P: Z

Subjects: Douglass, Frederick,|d1818-1895 Abolitionists African American abolitionists - Biography Antislavery movements


Summary: The fascinating story of one of America's most influential African-American voices, Frederick Douglass.


22.98 *

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786844
So tall within : Sojourner Truth's long walk toward freedom by Schmidt, Gary D. 

BTSB Prebound(Roaring Brook Press, 2018)

BTSB #: 786844 Available

Dewey: 306/BAges: 4-8   
AR: 4.7 LG Lexile: 950 F&P: U

Subjects: Truth, Sojourner,|d1797-1883 African Americans - Biography Abolitionists


Summary: A picture book biography of a giant in the struggle for civil rights.


22.28 *

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317074
Underground by Evans, Shane 

BTSB Prebound(Roaring Brook Press, 2011)

BTSB #: 317074 Available

Dewey: 973.7/NAges: 4-8   
Lexile: 60

Subjects: Underground railroad Fugitive slaves Abolitionists


Summary: The relaying of a pivotal moment in American history, shown through one slave family's escape to the North, and freedom on the Underground Railroad.


6.50 *

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604646
Volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery by Marrin, Albert 

BTSB Prebound(Knopf, 2014)

BTSB #: 604646 Available

Dewey: 973.7/BAges: 12-16   
AR: 7.7 MG+RC: 8.4 9-12 Lexile: 990

Subjects: Brown, John,|d1800-1859 Abolitionists


Summary: A poignant biography of the controversial Civil War figure John Brown, a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism."


733376
Who was Frederick Douglass? by Prince, April Jones 

Paperback(Penguin Workshop, 2014)

BTSB #: 733376 Available

Dewey: 973.7/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.7 MG RC: 5.5 3-5 Lexile: 850 F&P: W

Subjects: Douglass, Frederick,|d1818-1895 Abolitionists African American abolitionists Antislavery movements


Summary: Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom--and once he realized that knowledge was power, he secretly learned to read and write to give himself an advantage. After escaping to the North in 1838, as a free man he gave powerful speeches about his experience as a slave. He became a friend of President Abraham Lincoln, as well as one of the most famous abolitionists of the nineteenth century.


4.91 *

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Who was Frederick Douglass? [Who was--? (Grosset & Dunlap, Penguin Workshop)]by Prince, April Jones 

BTSB Prebound(Grosset & Dunlap, 2014)

BTSB #: 733380 Available

Dewey: 973.7/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.7 MG RC: 5.5 3-5 Lexile: 850 F&P: W

Subjects: Douglass, Frederick,|d1818-1895 Abolitionists African American abolitionists Antislavery movements


Summary: Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom--and once he realized that knowledge was power, he secretly learned to read and write to give himself an advantage. After escaping to the North in 1838, as a free man he gave powerful speeches about his experience as a slave. He became a friend of President Abraham Lincoln, as well as one of the most famous abolitionists of the nineteenth century.


13.99 *

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Who was Harriet Beecher Stowe? [Who was--? (Grosset & Dunlap, Penguin Workshop)]by Rau, Dana Meachen 

Paperback(Penguin Workshop, 2015)

BTSB #: 740536 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 6 MG RC: 5.7 3-5 Lexile: 890 F&P: W

Subjects: Stowe, Harriet Beecher,|d1811-1896 - Biography American authors|y19th century Abolitionists Women - Biography United Sates - History|y1861-1865, Civil War


Summary: Examines the life of the nineteenth-century author famous for the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin," which denounced slavery and intensified the disagreement between the North and South.


4.91 *

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624127
Who was Sojourner Truth? [Who was--? (Grosset & Dunlap, Penguin Workshop)]by McDonough, Yona Zeldis 

Paperback(Penguin Workshop, 2015)

BTSB #: 624127 Available

Dewey: 326/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.8 MG RC: 3.4 3-5 Lexile: 600 F&P: V

Subjects: Truth, Sojourner,|d1799-1883 African American abolitionists African American women - Biography Abolitionists Social reformers


Summary: Almost 100 years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, Sojourner Truth was mistreated by a streetcar conductor. She took him to court--and won! Born a slave in New York sometime around 1797, she was later sold and separated from her family. After she escaped slavery she changed her name and traveled, inspiring everyone she met and sharing her story until her death in 1883 at age eighty-six.


4.91 *

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624141
Who was Sojourner Truth? [Who was--? (Grosset & Dunlap, Penguin Workshop)]by McDonough, Yona Zeldis 

BTSB Prebound(Grosset & Dunlap, 2015)

BTSB #: 624141 Available

Dewey: 326/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.8 MG RC: 3.4 3-5 Lexile: 600 F&P: V

Subjects: Truth, Sojourner,|d1799-1883 African American abolitionists African American women - Biography Abolitionists Social reformers


Summary: Almost 100 years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, Sojourner Truth was mistreated by a streetcar conductor. She took him to court--and won! Born a slave in New York sometime around 1797, she was later sold and separated from her family. After she escaped slavery she changed her name and traveled, inspiring everyone she met and sharing her story until her death in 1883 at age eighty-six.


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