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Born to Swing: Lil Hardin Armstrong's Life in Jazz

Born to Swing: Lil Hardin Armstrong's Life in Jazz

by Mara Rockliff
Illustrated by Michele Wood

Publishers: Calkins Creek, Highlights, 2018
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781629795553

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-9

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 781 Rockliff

Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom

Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom

by Carole Boston Weatherford
Illustrated by Michele Wood

Publisher: Candlewick, 2020
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780763691561

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 10 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 306 Weatherford

Chasing Freedom: The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, Inspired by Historical Facts

Chasing Freedom: The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, Inspired by Historical Facts

by Nikki Grimes
Illustrated by Michele Wood

Publishers: Orchard, Scholastic, 2015
Pages: 53
ISBN: 9780439793384

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 8-14

CCBC Location: Fiction, Grimes

I Lay My Stitches Down: Poems of American Slavery

I Lay My Stitches Down: Poems of American Slavery

by Cynthia Grady
Illustrated by Michele Wood

Publisher: Eerdmans, 2012
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780802853868

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 9 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 811 Grady

i see the rhythm

i see the rhythm

by Toyomi Igus
Illustrated by Michele Wood

Publisher: Children's Book Press, 1998
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0892391510

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 9-14

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 780 Wood

Like a Bird: The Art of the American Slave Song

Like a Bird: The Art of the American Slave Song

by Cynthia Grady
Illustrated by Michele Wood

Publisher: Millbrook, 2016
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781467785501

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 9-14

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 782 Grady