Freedom's gifts : : a Juneteenth story

Title Freedom's gifts : : a Juneteenth story
Names Wesley, Valerie Wilson.
Book Number DBC04831
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation When a girl from New York visits her cousin in Texas in 1943, she learns the origin of Juneteenth, a holiday marking the day in 1865 that Texan slaves realized they were free. Aunt Marshall, who was a child during slavery, tells stories to the little girls of what she remembers. For grades 3-6.
Local Subject Female Narrator - FN
LC Subject African Americans - Juvenile fiction
African Americans - Social life and customs - Juvenile fiction
Juneteenth - Juvenile fiction
Cousins - Juvenile fiction
Slavery - Texas - Juvenile fiction
Texas - Social life and customs - Juvenile fiction
Historical fiction, Juvenile
Notes For grades 3-6. JU4 NLS/BPH
Call Number [Fic]
Language English
Released 1997
Publication Info Austin : Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Talking Book Program, 1997
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c1997. 9780689802690
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