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Buchanan, Yvonne

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Works: 14 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 3,441 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Folklore  Drama  History 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: QB681, [E]
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Publications about Yvonne Buchanan
Publications by Yvonne Buchanan
Most widely held works by Yvonne Buchanan
Uranus : the seventh planet by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, movements, satellites, and other features of Uranus, with an emphasis on recent discoveries from Project Voyager
The science of music by Melvin Berger( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Discusses how the various musical instruments produce sound and describes how records, tapes, and disks are made and how the playback equipment for them generates sound waves
Follow the drinking gourd a story of the Underground Railroad ( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 623 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
Juneteenth jamboree by Carole Boston Weatherford( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Cassandra and her family have moved to her parents' hometown in Texas, but it doesn't feel like home to Cassandra until she experiences Juneteenth, a Texas tradition celebrating the end of slavery
Follow the drinking gourd by Bernardine Connelly( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 437 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
God inside of me by Della Reese( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
In dealing with her misbehaving, frustrating toys and pondering what she has heard in Sunday School, Kenisha realizes that there is a piece of God in each of us and inside that piece of God is all the stuff we need
Tingo tango mango tree by Marcia K Vaughan( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
When tiger Sombala Bombala Rombala Roh grows a ripe, juicy, giant mango and tries to keep it for herself, she is outwitted by Bitteo Biteo the pack-rat
Follow the drinking gourd by Bernardine Connelly( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 55 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
The gift of writing by Kana Riley( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Mutant man ( Computer File )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to get away from it all, Helen and Vivian drag their teenage kids out for a camping trip. After their mobile home mysteriously breaks down in the middle of nowhere, not even the presence of two off-duty policemen can protect them from the cannibalistic wrath of the mutant man and his deranged family
Uranus : planet number seven by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
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
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 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
In this program based on the traditional American folksong, Morgan Freeman recounts the story of one family's escape from slavery via the Underground Railroad
 
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