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Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky

Author: Faith Ringgold
Publisher: New York : Crown, 1995. ©1992
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First Dragonfly books editionView all editions and formats
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With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the Underground Railroad in order to reunite with her younger brother. When Cassie Louise Lightfoot encounters Harriet Tubman and a mysterious train in the sky, "what follows is a compelling journey in which the author masterfully integrates fantasy and historical fact" (School Library Journal, starred review).
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Genre/Form: Literature
Fiction
Children's books
Children's literature
Picture books
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Harriet Tubman; Harriet Tubman; Harriet Tubman
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Faith Ringgold
ISBN: 0517885433 9780517885437 0780759494 9780780759497 0606084789 9780606084789 0517587688 9780517587683 051758767X 9780517587676
OCLC Number: 34158243
Notes: Dragonfly Books.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: Faith Ringgold.

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With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the Underground Railroad in order to reunite with her younger brother. When Cassie Louise Lightfoot encounters Harriet Tubman and a mysterious train in the sky, "what follows is a compelling journey in which the author masterfully integrates fantasy and historical fact" (School Library Journal, starred review).

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