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Night Boat to Freedom

Written by Margot Theis Raven & illustrated by E. B. Lewis
Published by Square Fish
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Dec 23, 2008
Publication Date
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Pages
6-9
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What scares the head is best done with the heart.

When Granny Judith asks twelve-year-old Christmas John to row Molly across the river from Kentucky to the Free State of Ohio, he’s terrified. But Granny Judith reassures him. So Christmas John begins the first of many dangerous journeys. And each passing day brings hope that Granny and John can find their own freedom, just across the river.

Night Boat to Freedom is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children’s Book of the Year.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780312550189
Publication Date:
December 23, 2008
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0312550189
Lexile® Level:
780L

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