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The Resource Before she was Harriet, Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome

Before she was Harriet, Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome

Label
Before she was Harriet
Title
Before she was Harriet
Statement of responsibility
Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lush and lyrical biography of Harriet Tubman, written in verse. An evocative poem and opulent watercolors come together to honor a woman of humble origins whose courage and compassion make her larger than life
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
  • Booklist Editor's Choice/Books for Youth 2017
  • Charlotte Zolotow Award: Highly Commended 2018
  • Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor 2018
  • School Library Journal Best Books 2017
Cataloging source
PLAYA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Dewey number
  • 973.7115092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
  • Grades K - 3
  • 004-008
  • NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E444.T82
LC item number
C56 2019
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Sisi Aisha Johnson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ransome, James
  • Johnson, Sisi Aisha
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slaves
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Before she was Harriet, Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Print book published: New York : Holiday House, [2017]
  • Audiobook originally released by Live Oak Media, 2018
  • Issued as a Wonderbook, a pre-loaded audiobook player permanently attached to a hardcover book
  • Powered by a rechargeable battery ; USB charger required for recharging
  • Audiobook player has 2 modes. Read-Along mode narrates the story. Learning mode asks questions related to the story
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Wonderbook edition.
Extent
1 audio-enabled book (28 unnumbered pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781987163216
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Publisher number
WB000005
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1105978683
  • (OCoLC)1105978683
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Before she was Harriet, Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Publication
Note
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Print book published: New York : Holiday House, [2017]
  • Audiobook originally released by Live Oak Media, 2018
  • Issued as a Wonderbook, a pre-loaded audiobook player permanently attached to a hardcover book
  • Powered by a rechargeable battery ; USB charger required for recharging
  • Audiobook player has 2 modes. Read-Along mode narrates the story. Learning mode asks questions related to the story
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Wonderbook edition.
Extent
1 audio-enabled book (28 unnumbered pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781987163216
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Publisher number
WB000005
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1105978683
  • (OCoLC)1105978683
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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