This is the rope : a story from the Great Migration (Audiobook on CD, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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This is the rope : a story from the Great Migration

Author: Jacqueline Woodson; James Ransome; Toshi Reagon; Channie Waites
Publisher: [New York] : Weston Woods, [2014]
Series: Weston Woods read-along CD.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : Primary school   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The story of one family's journey north during the great Migration starts with a little girl in South Carolina who finds a rope under a tree one summer. She has no idea the rope will become part of her family's history. But for three generations, that rope is passed down, used for everything from jump rope games to tying suitcases onto the car for the big move north to New York City, and even for a family reunion  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sound recordings
Talking books for children
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Primary school
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Woodson; James Ransome; Toshi Reagon; Channie Waites
ISBN: 9780545790512 0545790514 9780545790758 0545790751
OCLC Number: 894576257
Credits: Music by Toshi Reagon.
Performer(s): Narrated by Channie Waites.
Awards: Winner of New York Times Notable Book.
Target Audience: Grades K-2.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book ([unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.)
Contents: Story with page-turn signals --
Story without page-turn signals --
Author's note read by Jacqueline Woodson.
Series Title: Weston Woods read-along CD.
Other Titles: This is the rope
Responsibility: text by Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by James Ransome.

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"The story of one family's journey north during the great Migration starts with a little girl in South Carolina who finds a rope under a tree one summer. She has no idea the rope will become part of her family's history. But for three generations, that rope is passed down, used for everything from jump rope games to tying suitcases onto the car for the big move north to New York City, and even for a family reunion where that first little girl is now a grandmother" --

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"Woodson's (Each Kindness) gentle, unpretentious writing and Ransome's eloquent artwork breathe life into this story of a close-knit African-American family and their pursuit of a better life. . . . Read more...

 
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