Freedom in Congo Square

Freedom in Congo Square

Hardcover

$16.19 $17.99 Save 10% Current price is $16.19, Original price is $17.99. You Save 10%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Friday, November 16

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781499801033
Publisher: little bee books
Publication date: 01/05/2016
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 372,818
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: AD670L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Carole Boston Weatherford is an award-winning nonfiction children's book author. Her books have received numerous accolades, including a Caldecott Honor for Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom and a Coretta Scott King Award Honor for Becoming Billie Holiday, as well as the NAACP’s Image Award. She is currently a professor and Director of Professional Writing at Fayetteville State University in North Carolina. You can find more about Carole at cbweatherford.com.

R. Gregory Christie is a three-time recipient of a Coretta Scott King Award Honor for illustration (Brothers in Hope: The Story of the Lost Boys of Sudan; Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth; The Palm of My Heart: Poetry by African American Children), a two-time winner of the New York Times’ 1 Best Illustrated Children’s Books of the Year (in 2 for Only Passing Through and in 22 for Stars in the Darkness), a honor winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award for illustration (Jazz Baby), and a recipient of the NAACP’s Image Award. He operates GAS-ART GIFTS, a children’s bookstore with autographed copies in Decatur, Georgia. You can find more about Greg online at gas-art.com.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

Freedom in Congo Square 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Has a historic background. It's real events that happened in our history. The pictures are beautiful and colorful.