The Drinking Gourd: A Story of the Underground Railroad
The stars of the Big Dipper have led a runaway slave family to Deacon Fuller's house, a stop on the underground railroad. Will Tommy Fuller be able to hide the runaways from a search party -- or will the secret passengers be discovered and their hope for freedom destroyed?
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Review: The Drinking Gourd: A Story of the Underground RailroadUser Review - Lauren - Goodreads
The Drinking Gourd, by FN Monjo, tells the story of Tommy Fuller. Tommy gets into trouble at church, so his father sends him home. While playing in the barn, Tommy finds a slave family hiding there ... Read full review
Review: The Drinking Gourd: A Story of the Underground RailroadUser Review - Children's Literature Project - Goodreads
DRA:? Grade level:2-4 When Tommy Fuller inspects the family's barn due to unusual noises, he discovers a family of runaway slaves hiding it. The slaves got to the barn because it was in the direction ... Read full review