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A picture of Freedom: the diary of Clotee, a slave girl

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Publisher:
Scholastic,
Pub. Date:
c1997.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 5
Description
It's 1859, and Clotee, a twelve-year-old slave, has the most wonderful, terrible secret. She knows that if she shares it with the wrong person, she will face unimaginable consequences. What is her secret? While doing her job of fanning her master's son during his lessons, Clotee has taught herself to read and write. But the tutor, Ely Harms, has a secret of his own. In a time when literacy is one of the most valuable skills to have, Clotee is determined to use her secret to save herself and her family. Patricia C. McKissack fills the pages of Clotee's diary with the intrigue and disloyalty of spies and traitors, with celebrations of life, and with the anguish of slavery and death.
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ISBN:
9780590259880
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.6, 5 Points
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Grouping Author mckissack pat
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-02 04:18:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-15 04:21:51AM

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subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, Diaries -- Fiction, Literacy -- Fiction, Slavery -- Fiction, Underground Railroad -- Fiction
title_display A picture of Freedom : the diary of Clotee, a slave girl
title_full A picture of Freedom : the diary of Clotee, a slave girl / by Patricia C. McKissack
title_short A picture of Freedom :
title_sub the diary of Clotee, a slave girl
topic_facet African Americans, Diaries, Literacy, Slavery, Underground Railroad