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Barefoot Escape on the Underground Railroad (Paperback)

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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0064435199
ISBN-13: 9780064435192
Sku: 30421588
Publish Date: 1/1/1999
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 9H x 10L x 0.25T
Pages:  32
Age Range:  8 to 12
 
The Barefoot didn't see the eyes watching him as he ran onto the overgrown pathway. (from the first line)
Barefoot, an escaped slave, must rely on the wisdom of the animals in the forest to guide him to the safety of the Underground Railroad, in a picture book by the creators of Some Smug Slug. Reprint. *Author: Edwards, Pamela Duncan/ Cole, Henry (ILT) *Subtitle: Escape on the Underground Railroad *Publication Date: 1999/01/01 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: 2-3 *Language: English *Depth: 0.25 *Width: 10.00 *Height: 9.00
From the Publisher:
Innovative perspective and use of light as well as a spare text result in an unforgettable portrayal of one slave's journey to freedom. Full color.
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A barefoot slave escapes from a planation and tries to make his way to a stop on the underground railroad. Along the way, it seems that the animals of the forest are aiding his escape--leading him to water when he's thirsty, distracting his would-be captors when they get too close, and lighting his way when it is too dark for him to see. The illustrations were created using acrylic paints and colored pencils on watercolor paper.

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"Edwards and Cole create a moving story that conveys the terror that drove slaves to fee planations, risking their lives for freedom." 12/01/1996

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Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeMinimum Age:   04
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0032
Product attributePublisher:   Katherine Tegen Books
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