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The Resource Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Henry's freedom box
Title
Henry's freedom box
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Title variation
True story from the Underground Railroad
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2007
  • California Young Reader Medal, Picture Books for Older Readers, 2012.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-6, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157293
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Book Links (A.L.A.)
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
Dewey number
  • [E]
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 2.2
  • K-3
  • AD 380
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L57833
LC item number
Hen 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
490
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/related_authorities
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14332290
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781428721920
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Lccn
2006009487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)E3B1434E08FF4B2E9B6770BAEDD31262
  • (IMchF)fol11123665
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14332290
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781428721920
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Lccn
2006009487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (PPL)E3B1434E08FF4B2E9B6770BAEDD31262
  • (IMchF)fol11123665

Library Locations

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