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The Resource Henry's freedom box : a true story from the Underground Railroad, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (sound recording)

Henry's freedom box : a true story from the Underground Railroad, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (sound recording)

Label
Henry's freedom box : a true story from the Underground Railroad
Title
Henry's freedom box
Title remainder
a true story from the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Title variation
Henrys freedom box
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2007
  • California Young Reader Medal, Picture Books for Older Readers, 2012.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-6, 2010.
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Caldecott Honor book, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157293
Cataloging source
OCO
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
490
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
Henry's freedom box : a true story from the Underground Railroad, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 book (unpaged : col. ill. ; 29 cm.)
Bibliography note
Accompanying book includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Story with page-turn signals (10:13) -- Story without page-turn signals (10:06) -- Author's note (1:52) -- An interview with Ellen Levine (6:30) -- Jubilee in the morning (2:18)
Control code
5078849
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 31 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780545134552
Isbn Type
(set)
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317075440
  • (OCoLC)317075440
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Henry's freedom box : a true story from the Underground Railroad, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (sound recording)
Publication
Accompanying material
1 book (unpaged : col. ill. ; 29 cm.)
Bibliography note
Accompanying book includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Story with page-turn signals (10:13) -- Story without page-turn signals (10:06) -- Author's note (1:52) -- An interview with Ellen Levine (6:30) -- Jubilee in the morning (2:18)
Control code
5078849
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 31 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780545134552
Isbn Type
(set)
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317075440
  • (OCoLC)317075440
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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