A Picture Book of Sojourner Truth

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9780439276559: A Picture Book of Sojourner Truth

An introduction to the life of the woman born into slavery who became a well-known abolitionist and crusader for the rights of African Americans in the United States.

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About the Author:

David A. Adler is the author of Fun with Roman Numerals and Money Madness. He lives in New York State.

Gershom Griffith was born in Barbados, West Indies, and moved to Brooklyn, New York, when he was eleven years old. He attended the High School of Art and Design and the Art Students League of New York. He lives in Marietta, Georgia.

From School Library Journal:

Grade 2-4-Adler relates what is known of Sojourner Truth's life in this chronological narrative. He portrays his subject in a realistic manner, discussing slavery and other issues in an easy-to-read style. The quotes, while undocumented, are simple enough for the target audience and help to place events in context. Excellent-quality watercolor illustrations capture the action and provide effective representations and details of the time period. Another interesting, informative picture-book biography from a prolific author.
Marcia S. Rettig, South Buffalo Elementary School, Freeport, PA
Copyright 1994 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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David A Adler
Published by Scholastic (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439276551 ISBN 13: 9780439276559
New Paperback First Edition Quantity Available: 1
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Scholastic, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0439276551

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