The Resource Steamboat school : inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband

Steamboat school : inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband

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Steamboat school : inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847
Title
Steamboat school
Title remainder
inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847
Statement of responsibility
by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans
Title
Steamboat school
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Summary
In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans
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Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2016
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Younger Children, 2017.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
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10494812
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H778125
LC item number
Su 2016
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660
Literary form
fiction
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  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
2.8
Study program name
Reading Counts!
Target audience
juvenile
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written by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband
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Steamboat school : inspired by a true story : St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband
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Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20650520
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423121961
Lccn
2015016315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
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20650520
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn914193945
  • (OCoLC)914193945

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