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Jefferson's sons : a founding father's secret children

Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker.

New York : Puffin Books, 2013.

360 p. : geneal. table ; 20 cm.

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Chronicles the lives of the Jeffersons, told from the points of view of three of Jefferson's slaves -- Beverly and Madison, the children of Sally Hemings, and a third boy close to the Hemings.

Reading Counts: Level 4.4 / 20.0 Points / 54982.

Lexile: 600L

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ISBN:

978-0-14-242184-0

LC Call No:

PZ7.B7247 Je 2013

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker.

Title:

Jefferson's sons : a founding father's secret children / Kimberly Brubaker Bradley.

Publisher:

New York : Puffin Books, 2013.

Physical:

360 p. : geneal. table ; 20 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 10/2011

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 4/2012

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Magazine, 1/2012

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Reviews, 7/15/2011

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, 1/2012

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 10/2011

Summary:

Chronicles the lives of the Jeffersons, told from the points of view of three of Jefferson's slaves -- Beverly and Madison, the children of Sally Hemings, and a third boy close to the Hemings.

Target Audience:

600 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG+ 3.9 11.0 145768.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 4.4 20.0 54982.

Subject:

Jefferson, Thomas,--1743-1826--Fiction.

Subject:

Hemings, Sally--Fiction.

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

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