Patchwork Path : A Quilt Map To Freedom
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Now that Hannah’s papa has decided to make the run for freedom, her patchwork quilt is not just a precious memento of Mama — it’s a series of hidden clues that will guide them along the Underground Railroad to Canada. A fictionalized account of a fascinating oral history, THE PATCHWORK PATH tells the story of a two of the thousands who escaped a life of slavery and made the dangerous journey to freedom — a story of courage, determination, and hope.
– A Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights Outstanding Book, Honorable Mention
– An Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award Winner
“An exciting story about a girl and her father who escape slavery. . . . Works well as a story and also as a lesson in African-American history.” — SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL
SKU (ISBN): 9780763635190
Bettye Stroud | Illustrator: Erin Bennett
Binding: Trade Paper
Published: August 2007
Publisher: Candlewick Press
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