To be a drum

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Long before time, before hours and minutes or seconds, on the continent of Africa, the rhythm of the earth beat for the first people. . . . And with the rhythm begins a story, as Daddy whispers to his two young listeners the tale of the drum, the pulse which has moved through the African people and through time and place. A Smithsonian Magazine Notable Book for Children for 1996. Full color.
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Grouped Work ID 98de6e69-5282-5492-2150-28ef240012bc
Grouping Title to be a drum
Grouping Author coleman evelyn
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-13 05:26:25AM
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accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.4
auth_author2 Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynn
author Coleman, Evelyn, 1948-
author2-role Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynnill.
author_display Coleman, Evelyn
display_description Daddy Wes tells how Africans were brought to America as slaves, but promises his children that as long as they can hear the rhythm of the earth, they will be free.
id 98de6e69-5282-5492-2150-28ef240012bc
isbn 9780807580066
last_indexed 2019-01-22T09:42:27.117Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
primary_isbn 9780807580066
publishDate 1997
record_details ils:a131586|Book|Books||English|Albert Whitman & Company,|1997.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Drum -- Juvenile fiction, Slavery -- Juvenile fiction
title_display To be a drum
title_full To be a drum / written by Evelyn Coleman ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson
title_short To be a drum
topic_facet African Americans, Drum, Slavery