A Picture Book of Harriet Tubman

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Holiday House, Sep 1, 1993 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 29 pages
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Biography of the black woman who escaped from slavery to become famous as a conductor on the Underground Railroad.

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User Review  - mpresti - LibraryThing

This is a biography for early intermediate readers. Most pages are fully covered with illustrations while the text covers from a fourth to an eighth of a page. The main theme in this book, besides ... Read full review

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User Review  - sumnergreen8 - LibraryThing

Genre or Type of Picture Book: Informational, Biography Recommended for: Intermediate A Picture Book of Harriet Tubman by David A. Adler, is an alternative biography book that teaches about the life ... Read full review

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David A. Adler was born in New York City. He attended Queen's College in New York City and later, earned an MBA in Marketing from New York University. He writes both fiction and non-fiction. He is the author of Cam Jansen mysteries and the Andy Russell titles. His titles has earned him numerous awards including a Sydney Taylor Book Award for his title "The Number on My Grandfather's Arm," "A Picture Book of Jewish Holidays" was named a Notable Book of 1981 by the American Library Association and "Our Golda" was named a Carter G. Woodson Award Honor Book.

Samuel Byrd is a painter, muralist, and illustrator. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and daughter

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