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Show way / Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott.

Woodson, Jacqueline (Author). Talbott, Hudson, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Summary:

The making of "Show ways," or quilts which once served as secret maps for freedom-seeking slaves, is a tradition passed from mother to daughter in the author's family.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J PIC WOO (Text) 33892004480373 Children's Picture Books Book None 02/06/2006 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0399237496 (hdbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780399237492 (hdbk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, [2005]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
The making of "Show ways," or quilts which once served as secret maps for freedom-seeking slaves, is a tradition passed from mother to daughter in the author's family.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 3.8 0.5
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Newbery Honor Book, 2006.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2006.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2006
Subject: Quilts > Juvenile fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Juvenile fiction
Slavery > Juvenile fiction
African Americans > Juvenile fiction
Genre: Juvenile materials.

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