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Author Cline-Ransome, Lesa.
Title Light in the darkness : a story about how slaves learned in secret / by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome.
Pub Info New York : Disney/Jump at the Sun Books, c2013.
book jacket
 Centerville Children's  J PICTURE CLINE-RANSOME     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Children's Area  J PICTURE Cline-Ransome     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Audience AD580L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader LG 3.6 0.5 0.5 156353
Summary Risking a whipping if they are discovered, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field where they learn to read and write in a pit school.
Subject Reading -- Juvenile fiction.
Learning -- Juvenile fiction.
Slavery -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Reading -- Fiction.
Learning -- Fiction.
Slavery -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
African-American fiction.
Add Author Ransome, James, illustrator.
ISBN 9781423134954
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