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Show Way
By Hudson Talbott (illustrator) and Jacqueline Woodson
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Putnam Pub Group
Publication date September 1, 2005
Pages 48
Binding School and Library
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780399237492
ISBN-10 0399237496
Dimensions 0.50 by 9 by 11.50 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Original list price $17.99
Other format details juvenile
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Sonnie tells the tale of her great-grandma, who, sold into slavery when she was seven years old, created quilts called Show Ways, which were maps for slaves to follow to freedom, and passed this knowledge down for generations to come.
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9780399237492 | details & prices | 48 pages | 9.00 × 11.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 1.05 lbs | List price $17.99
About: The making of 'Show ways,' or quilts which once served as secret maps for freedom-seeking slaves, is a tradition passed from mother to daughter in the author's family.

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