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She Persisted : Harriet Tubman
by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger




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Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger comes a chapter book series about women who stood up, spoke up and rose up against the odds

In this chapter book biography by bestselling and award-winning author Andrea Davis Pinkney, readers learn about the amazing life of Harriet Tubman--and how she persisted.

Born enslaved, Harriet Tubman rose up to become one of the most successful, determined and well-known conductors of the Underground Railroad. With her family's love planted firmly in her heart, Harriet looked to the North Star for guidance--and its light helped guide her way out of slavery. Her courage made it possible for her to help others reach freedom too.

Complete with an introduction from Chelsea Clinton

Praise for She Persisted: Harriet Tubman

* This chapter-book biography humanizes Tubman] and brings her to life . . . Pinkney and Flint have created a standout series opener. --Kirkus Reviews, *STARRED REVIEW*

The story-like text moves along at a brisk pace, relating anecdotes that will appeal to young readers . . . and the simple line drawings that appear every few pages add nuance. --Booklist

This engaging biography is a quick but informative read and well-matched for the intended audience. --School Library Journal

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Overview

Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger comes a chapter book series about women who stood up, spoke up and rose up against the odds

In this chapter book biography by bestselling and award-winning author Andrea Davis Pinkney, readers learn about the amazing life of Harriet Tubman--and how she persisted.

Born enslaved, Harriet Tubman rose up to become one of the most successful, determined and well-known conductors of the Underground Railroad. With her family's love planted firmly in her heart, Harriet looked to the North Star for guidance--and its light helped guide her way out of slavery. Her courage made it possible for her to help others reach freedom too.

Complete with an introduction from Chelsea Clinton

Praise for She Persisted: Harriet Tubman

* This chapter-book biography humanizes Tubman] and brings her to life . . . Pinkney and Flint have created a standout series opener. --Kirkus Reviews, *STARRED REVIEW*

The story-like text moves along at a brisk pace, relating anecdotes that will appeal to young readers . . . and the simple line drawings that appear every few pages add nuance. --Booklist

This engaging biography is a quick but informative read and well-matched for the intended audience. --School Library Journal

 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780593115664
  • ISBN-10: 059311566X
  • Publisher: Philomel Books
  • Publish Date: January 2021
  • Page Count: 80
  • Reading Level: Ages 6-9
  • Dimensions: 7.4 x 5.2 x 0.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.15 pounds

Series: She Persisted

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