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Author Tate, Don, author.

Title Poet : the remarkable story of George Moses Horton / Don Tate.

Publication Info. Atlanta : Peachtree Publishers, [2015].

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 HORTON,G TAT    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 HORTON,G TAT    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 HORTON,G TAT    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 HORTON,G TAT    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 HORTON,G TAT    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 HORTON,G TAT    Available
Edition First edition
Description 38 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "In the nineteenth century, North Carolina slave George Moses Horton taught himself to read and earned money to purchase his time though not his freedom. Horton became the first African American to be published in the South, protesting slavery in the form of verse"--Publisher.
Audience Elementary Grade.
Study Program Accelerated Reader 4.5
Reading Counts! 4.5
Audience 730 Lexile
Subject Horton, George Moses, 1798?-approximately 1880 -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American poets -- North Carolina -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
North Carolina -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Remarkable story of George Moses Horton : poet
George Moses Horton, Poet
ISBN 9781561458257 (hc.)
1561458252 (hc.)

 
    
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