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The Resource Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Henry's freedom box
Title
Henry's freedom box
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal Honor Book, 2008
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2008
Cataloging source
PLAYA
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Levine, Ellen
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 305.5/67/092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Grades K - 3
LC call number
PZ7.L57833
LC item number
Hen 2019
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jerry Dixon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nelson, Kadir
  • Dixon, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Henry Box
  • African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Print book published: New York : Scholastic Press, [2007]
  • Audiobook originally released by Weston Woods, 2013
  • 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
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Wonderbook edition Book + Audio.
Extent
1 audio-enabled book (40 unnumbered pages)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781987163599
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
WB000043
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1105969121
  • (OCoLC)1105969121
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Note
  • Print book published: New York : Scholastic Press, [2007]
  • Audiobook originally released by Weston Woods, 2013
  • 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
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Wonderbook edition Book + Audio.
Extent
1 audio-enabled book (40 unnumbered pages)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781987163599
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
WB000043
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1105969121
  • (OCoLC)1105969121
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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