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All different now Juneteenth, the first day of freedom

Johnson, Angela, 1961- author.

New York Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2014

35 unnumbered pages color illustrations 24 x 29 cm

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Presents a picture book that captures the different responses of slaves working on a Texas plantation when they hear that Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation and that they are free. Includes backmatter providing historical information on African American Emancipation Day observed June 19th.

Reading Counts: Level 3.1 LG / 0.5 Points / 166424.

Lexile: AD 830L

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ISBN:

9780689873768

LC Call No:

PZ7.J629 All 2014

Dewey Class No:

[E] 23

Author:

Johnson, Angela, 1961- author.

Title:

All different now Juneteenth, the first day of freedom Angela Johnson ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

35 unnumbered pages color illustrations 24 x 29 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Magazine, 5/2014

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, 3/17/2014

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 5/2014

Summary:

Presents a picture book that captures the different responses of slaves working on a Texas plantation when they hear that Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation and that they are free. Includes backmatter providing historical information on African American Emancipation Day observed June 19th.

Target Audience:

3.1.

Target Audience:

1-3.

Target Audience:

AD 830 Lexile

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader LG 3.1 0.5 166424.

Subject:

Juneteenth--Fiction

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction

Subject:

Family life--Texas--Fiction

AE:PersName:

Lewis, Earl B., illustrator.

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