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Connelly, Bernardine

Overview
Works: 8 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 1,344 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Folklore  Drama  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C761859, [E]
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Publications about Bernardine Connelly
Publications by Bernardine Connelly
Most widely held works by Bernardine Connelly
Follow the drinking gourd a story of the Underground Railroad ( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
A cartoon story based on the traditional American folksong that recounts the compelling adventures of one family's escape from slavery via the Underground Railroad
Follow the drinking gourd by Bernardine Connelly( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
A young slave girl sets off north with her brother and mother, following the star in the Drinking Gourd or Big Dipper that points to freedom. Includes compact disc recording by Morgan Freeman in pocket inside cover
Follow the drinking gourd by Bernardine Connelly( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
A young slave girl sets off north with her brother and mother, following the star in the Drinking Gourd or Big Dipper that points to freedom
Migrations ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Three stories highlighting family relationships, self-reliance, and courage. In Follow the Drinking Gourd a young girl and her family escape slavery by travelling north through the Underground Railroad. Song of Sacajawea tells how a Shoshone woman guided the Lewis and Clark expedition. Johnny Appleseed tells of the folk hero whose life was characterized by his respect for all living creatures
Follow the drinking gourd (DVD) ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In a story based on the traditional American folksong, Morgan Freeman recounts the compelling adventures of one family's escape from slavery via the Underground Railroad
American heroes & legends. a story of the underground railroad ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"AMERICAN HEROES AND LEGENDS is a collection of stories for children and families that reflect the rich, ethnic, regional, and cultural diversity of the United States."--1993 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt. Follow the drinking gourd is a fictional story of 11 year-old Mary Prentice, her mother and brother's escape from slavery in the South in the mid-nineteenth century United States. Mary first hears a song about following the drinking gourd from Peg-legged Joe, who later aids in their escape. The drinking gourd was representative of the Big Dipper, which runaway slaves were told to follow on their journey North along the underground railroad. The Prentice's master offers a reward for their return and the three slaves must escape their pursuers who are using scent tracking dogs. At the end of the story, Mary and her family find Mr. Prentice waiting for them. He had also followed the drinking gourd, as they all escape slavery to freedom in the North
Follow the drinking gourd by Bernardine Connelly( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Morgan Freeman tell the story of the runaway slaves' journey North, how they took the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada
VHS/Follow the Drinking Gourd a story of the underground railroad ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Based on the traditional American folksong, and recounts the compelling adventures of one family's escape from slavery via the Underground Railroad north to freedom
 
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English (29)
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