Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History Walter Dean Myers

Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History

Author: Walter Dean Myers
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Book Title
Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History
Author
Walter Dean Myers
ISBN
9780060277093
The go-to Frederick Douglass biography for younger students" (Booklist starred review).In this powerful picture book biography, New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers and acclaimed artist Floyd Cooper take readers on an inspiring journey through the life of Frederick Douglass.Frederick Douglass was born into slavery in the South, taught himself to read, and grew up to become an icon. He was a leader of the abolitionist movement, a celebrated writer, an esteemed speaker, and a social reformer, proving that "once you learn to read, you will be forever free."The story of one of America's most revered figures is brought to life by the text of award-winning author Walter Dean Myers and the sweeping, lush illustrations of artist Floyd Cooper. This picture book biography draws on Frederick Douglass's autobiographies and includes a timeline, making it an excellent source for reports.A stirring testament to the power of words and daring action to create change" (Publishers Weekly starred review).--New York Times Book Review Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Walter Dean MyersPublisher: Quill Tree BooksPublished: 01/24/2017ISBN: 9780060277093Pages: 40Weight: 1.01lbsSize: 12.00h x 9.30w x 0.50dReview Citations: Booklist 10/15/2016 pg. 38School Library Journal 11/01/2016 pg. 117Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2016Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 12/01/2016Publishers Weekly 12/12/2016Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2017 pg. 232 - Recommended, SatisfactoryAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 188337 / Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote HistoryReading Level: 5.6 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

The go-to Frederick Douglass biography for younger students" (Booklist starred review).

In this powerful picture book biography, New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers and acclaimed artist Floyd Cooper take readers on an inspiring journey through the life of Frederick Douglass.

Frederick Douglass was born into slavery in the South, taught himself to read, and grew up to become an icon. He was a leader of the abolitionist movement, a celebrated writer, an esteemed speaker, and a social reformer, proving that "once you learn to read, you will be forever free."

The story of one of America's most revered figures is brought to life by the text of award-winning author Walter Dean Myers and the sweeping, lush illustrations of artist Floyd Cooper. This picture book biography draws on Frederick Douglass's autobiographies and includes a timeline, making it an excellent source for reports.

A stirring testament to the power of words and daring action to create change" (Publishers Weekly starred review).

--New York Times Book Review

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: Quill Tree Books
Published: 01/24/2017
ISBN: 9780060277093
Pages: 40
Weight: 1.01lbs
Size: 12.00h x 9.30w x 0.50d

Review Citations: Booklist 10/15/2016 pg. 38
School Library Journal 11/01/2016 pg. 117
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2016
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 12/01/2016
Publishers Weekly 12/12/2016
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2017 pg. 232 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 188337 / Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History
Reading Level: 5.6 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

The go-to Frederick Douglass biography for younger students" (Booklist starred review).

In this powerful picture book biography, New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers and acclaimed artist Floyd Cooper take readers on an inspiring journey through the life of Frederick Douglass.

Frederick Douglass was born into slavery in the South, taught himself to read, and grew up to become an icon. He was a leader of the abolitionist movement, a celebrated writer, an esteemed speaker, and a social reformer, proving that "once you learn to read, you will be forever free."

The story of one of America's most revered figures is brought to life by the text of award-winning author Walter Dean Myers and the sweeping, lush illustrations of artist Floyd Cooper. This picture book biography draws on Frederick Douglass's autobiographies and includes a timeline, making it an excellent source for reports.

A stirring testament to the power of words and daring action to create change" (Publishers Weekly starred review).

--New York Times Book Review

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: Quill Tree Books
Published: 01/24/2017
ISBN: 9780060277093
Pages: 40
Weight: 1.01lbs
Size: 12.00h x 9.30w x 0.50d

Review Citations: Booklist 10/15/2016 pg. 38
School Library Journal 11/01/2016 pg. 117
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2016
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 12/01/2016
Publishers Weekly 12/12/2016
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2017 pg. 232 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 188337 / Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History
Reading Level: 5.6 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5