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Title Freedom in Congo Square / by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.
Author Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author.
Publication New York, New York : Little Bee Books, [2016]
Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations
text file rda
Call # eBOOK
Audience Elementary Grade.
670 Lexile.
Note Accelerated Reader 5.4.
Reading Counts! 3.2.
Summary Six days a week, slaves labor from sunup to sundown and beyond, but on Sunday afternoons, they gather with free blacks at Congo Square outside New Orleans, free from oppression. Includes foreword about Congo Square by Freddi Williams Evans, glossary, and historical notes.
Note OverDrive (READ) format features optional read-along narration.
Print version record.
Awards Caldecott Honor book, 2017
King Illustrator Honor book, 2017
Subject African Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Congo Square (New Orleans, La.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Picture books for children.
Stories in rhyme.
Slavery -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Picture books. (OCoLC)fst01063714
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
African Americans -- Social life and customs. (OCoLC)fst00799703
Louisiana -- New Orleans. (OCoLC)fst01204311
Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Congo Square. (OCoLC)fst01322513
Genre Picture books for children.
Stories in rhyme. (OCoLC)fst01921738
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Stories in rhyme.
Electronic books.
Addl. Author Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- illustrator.
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- Freedom in Congo Square. First edition. New York, New York : Little Bee Books, [2016] 9781499801033 (DLC) 2015039042 (OCoLC)910980743
ISBN 9781499804799 (electronic bk.)
1499804792 (electronic bk.)

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