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The listeners / Gloria Whelan ; illustrated by Mike Benny.

Author/Creator:
Whelan, Gloria.
Publication:
[Chelsea, MI] : Sleeping Bear Press, [©2009].
Format/Description:
Book
[40] unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Edition:
[1st ed.]
Series:
Tales of young Americans series.
Tales of young Americans series
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Subjects:
Slavery -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Listening -- Juvenile fiction.
Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Juvenile fiction.
Southern States -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Fiction.
African Americans.
Listening.
Slavery.
Southern States.
Childrens subjects:
Slavery -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Listening -- Fiction.
Local subjects:
Southern States -- Fiction -- History -- 1775-1865. (search)
Southern States -- Juvenile fiction -- History -- 1775-1865. (search)
Southern States. (search)
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
History.
Juvenile works.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
History.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Picture books for children.
Place of Publication:
United States Michigan Chelsea.
Summary:
After a day of picking cotton in late 1860, Ella May, a young slave, joins her friends Bobby and Sue at their second job of listening outside the windows of their master's house for useful information.
Notes:
"Sleeping Bear Press is an imprint of Gale, a part of Cengage Learning."
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Banks Collection copy is "2" printing.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2009
Contributor:
Benny, Mike, 1964- illustrator.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9781585364190 :
1585364193
OCLC:
311074353