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Freedom's wings : Corey's diary
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Published:
New York : Scholastic, 2001.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
108 pages : ill. ; 20 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 3 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
490L
Status:
Bellevue Middle - Teen Fiction
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Description
In her debut for the My America series, Sharon Dennis Wyeth introduces readers to Birdsong, an amazingly literate young slave boy in antebellum Kentucky.This is the family's tryng escape from bondage. March 1858 Mama and me ran. Our turn to fly. We will meet up with Daddy someday. Mr. Renfield said we will try to make that happen. Follow the drinkin' gourd said Mr. Renfield. You will taste your freedom. What does freedom taste like? Where is Daddy? Corey Birdsong is a spiritual, lively young boy in search of freedom in the same country that has made an economy of slavery. He and his family are owned by the Hart family of Kentucky. But, when they learn that Roland,Corey's father is to be sold, Roland flees to the North and Corey and his mother follow.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0439141001
Reading Level:
MG
Level 3, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
490

Notes

Description
A nine-year-old slave keeps a diary of his journey to freedom along the Underground Railroad in 1857.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wyeth, S. D. (2001). Freedom's wings: Corey's diary. New York: Scholastic.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wyeth, Sharon Dennis. 2001. Freedom's Wings: Corey's Diary. New York: Scholastic.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wyeth, Sharon Dennis, Freedom's Wings: Corey's Diary. New York: Scholastic, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wyeth, Sharon Dennis. Freedom's Wings: Corey's Diary. New York: Scholastic, 2001. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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