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I lay my stitches down

Author: Cynthia Grady; Michele Wood
Publisher: Grand Rapids MI : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A volume of evocative and moving poems considers the experiences of slaves in a variety of circumstances including a house slave, a mother who loses her daughter on the auction block, and a slave fleeing through the Underground Railroad.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Poetry
Juvenile literature
Juvenile poetry
Biography Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Grady; Michele Wood
ISBN: 9780802853868 0802853862
OCLC Number: 795648709
Description: pages cm
Contents: Log cabin --
Cotton boll --
Underground Railroad --
Traditional fish --
Broken dishes --
North Star --
Birds in the air --
Tree of life --
Schoolhouse --
Anvil --
Wagon wheel --
Rail fence --
Kaleidoscope --
Basket --
Author's Note --
Illustrator's Note.
Responsibility: by Cynthia Grady ; illustrated by Michele Wood.

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A volume of evocative and moving poems considers the experiences of slaves in a variety of circumstances including a house slave, a mother who loses her daughter on the auction block, and a slave fleeing through the Underground Railroad.

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"Booklist" "Each of [Grady's] free-verse poems about the African slave experience consists of 10 lines of 10 syllables that, as laid out on the page, mimic the square shape of a quilt block. They Read more...

 
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