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Product Description: On a cold gray morning in 1683, Molly Walsh sat on a stool tugging at the udder of an obstinate cow. When she spilled the milk, she was brought before the court for stealing. Because she could read, Molly escaped the typicalpunishment of death on the gallows...read more
By Alice McGill and Chris K. Soentpiet (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780547076768 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, January 12, 2009), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A beautiful book about Molly Bannaky, a woman who married a slave and became Benjamin Banneker's grandmother.

School and Library:

9780395722879 | Houghton Mifflin, September 27, 1999, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Relates how Benjamin Banneker's grandmother journeyed from England to Maryland in the late seventeenth century, worked as an indentured servant, began a farm of her own, and married a freed slave

Prebinding:

9781439594421 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: On a cold gray morning in 1683, Molly Walsh sat on a stool tugging at the udder of an obstinate cow.

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In this retelling of a folktale, five Africans escape the horrors of slavery by simply disappearing into thin air.

Hardcover:

9780618387960 | Houghton Mifflin, March 21, 2008, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this retelling of a folktale, five Africans escape the horrors of slavery by simply disappearing into thin air.

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Product Description: Since childhood, Alice McGill has been collecting and singing these lullabies. Here they are preserved along with Michael Cummings's vibrant quilt collages, inviting us to remember the powerful words and culture of a people struggling to survive.

Paperback:

9780618432394 | Houghton Mifflin, January 30, 2005, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Since childhood, Alice McGill has been collecting and singing these lullabies.
9780618443345 | Pap/cas edition (Houghton Mifflin, May 25, 2004), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of lullabies orally transmitted by African-American slaves revealing their hardships and sorrows as well as soothing notes of well-being and belief in a better time to come.
9780395857557 | Pap/com edition (Houghton Mifflin, September 25, 2000), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A collection of lullabies orally transmitted by African-American slaves revealing their hardships and sorrows as well as soothing notes of well-being and belief in a better time to come.

School and Library:

9780618104451 | Houghton Mifflin, September 25, 2000, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A collection of lullabies orally transmitted by African-American slaves revealing their hardships and sorrows as well as soothing notes of well-being and belief in a better time to come.

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Set in the backwoods of North Carolina, a collection of charming tales features the clever Bruh Rabbit and his colorful kin as they go about their daily lives in their simple and rustic world.
By Alice McGill and Don Tate (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780618211968 | Houghton Mifflin, April 22, 2004, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Set in the backwoods of North Carolina, a collection of tales features the clever Bruh Rabbit and his colorful kin as they go about their daily lives in their simple and rustic world.

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Set in 1946, a wonderful story of growing up follows seven-year-old Roberta who is sent to live with her grandparents in rural North Carolina for one month while her mother prepares for the birth of the new baby, as she, afraid that the new baby will take her place, makes a secret wish, but all her worries are cast aside when she embraces the warmth of her extended family.
By Shane Evans (illustrator) and Alice McGill

Hardcover:

9780618160648 | Houghton Mifflin, February 28, 2002, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In 1946, seven-year-old Roberta goes to her grandparents' North Carolina farm during the last month of her mother's pregnancy.

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In 1851 in South Carolina, Miles, a twelve-year-old slave, is sent to a 'breaking ground' to have his spirit broken but endures the experience by secretly taking reading lessons from another slave.

Hardcover:

9780395979389, titled "Miles' Song" | Houghton Mifflin, April 24, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In 1851 in South Carolina, Miles, a twelve-year-old slave, is sent to a 'breaking ground' to have his spirit broken but endures the experience by secretly taking reading lessons from another slave.

Paperback:

9780439280709 | Reprint edition (Scholastic Paperbacks, February 1, 2002), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: In 1851 in South Carolina, Miles, a twelve-year-old slave, is sent to a 'breaking ground' to have his spirit broken but endures the experience by secretly taking reading lessons from another slave.

Reinforced:

9780606222709 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $13.41 | About this edition: In 1851 in South Carolina, Miles, a twelve-year-old slave, is sent to a 'breaking ground' to have his spirit broken but endures the experience by secretly taking reading lessons from another slave.

Prebinding:

9780613538381 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $13.15 | About this edition: In 1851 in South Carolina, Miles, a twelve-year-old slave, is sent to a 'breaking ground' to have his spirit broken but endures the experience by secretly taking reading lessons from another slave.

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Product Description: The Griots' Cookbook : Rare and Well-Done by Alice McGill

Paperback:

9780935132052 | Mary Carter Smith, March 1, 1986, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: The Griots' Cookbook : Rare and Well-Done by Alice McGill

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