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The Resource Light in the darkness, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Light in the darkness, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Label
Light in the darkness
Title
Light in the darkness
Statement of responsibility
by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Risking a whipping if they are discovered, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field where they learn to read and write in a pit school
  • Risking punishment, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field, where they learn to read and write in a pit school
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.C622812
LC item number
Lig 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ransome, James
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
Target audience
primary
Label
Light in the darkness, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A story about how slaves learned in secret"--Cover
Bar code
  • 31223110515138
  • 31223110515088
  • 31223110515104
  • 31223110515120
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423134954
Lccn
2012001834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 781848428
  • (OCoLC)781848428
Label
Light in the darkness, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Publication
Note
"A story about how slaves learned in secret"--Cover
Bar code
  • 31223110515138
  • 31223110515088
  • 31223110515104
  • 31223110515120
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423134954
Lccn
2012001834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 781848428
  • (OCoLC)781848428

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