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Under the Quilt of Night

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 56 Ratings and 27 Reviews

Book Description
Under the quilt of night a young slave girl leads her loved ones away from the slave master who worked them: "hoeing and picking, / mending and sewing, / till my hands got raw." In this striking companion to Deborah Hopkinson and James Ransome's Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt, Hopkinson uses the rhythm of verse to echo the drumming of the slaves' feet as they travel along the Underground R... More
Book Information
PublisherAladdin Paperbacks
BindingPaperback (10 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages40
ISBN-100689877005
ISBN-13978-0689877001
Publication Date01/01/2005
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About Deborah Hopkinson (Author) : I work full time but I am also a children's author, hoping someday to be able to be a full time writer!
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About James E. Ransome (Illustrator) : James E. Ransome is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of James E. Ransome include Helen Keller: The World in Her Heart, You... more
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