Amos Fortune, free man

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Publisher:
Dutton Children's Books,
Pub. Date:
c1950.
Edition:
[1st ed.]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
1090L
Fountas & Pinnell:
V
Description
A Newbery Medal Winner When Amos Fortune was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction. Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dinity and courage. For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. And, at age 60, he finally began to see those dreams come true. "The moving story of a life dedicated to the fight for freedom."-- Booklist
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ISBN:
9780758701725
9780525255703
9780140341584
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.5, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
1090L
Fountas & Pinnell:
V
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Grouped Work ID 693a0c21-eda3-d55e-ac5b-421813b5e678
Grouping Title amos fortune free man
Grouping Author yates elizabeth
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-14 04:54:55AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-17 04:51:46AM

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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Fortune, Amos, -- 1709 or 1710-1801 -- Juvenile literature, Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal (1951), Slaves -- Juvenile literature, Slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Amos Fortune, free man
title_full Amos Fortune, free man / Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
title_short Amos Fortune, free man
topic_facet African Americans, Fortune, Amos, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal (1951), Slaves