Books tagged: frederick douglass

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The Magic Pencil
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
The Candle Star (Divided Decade Collection)
Price: Free! Words: 45,950. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
After a tantrum, Emily Preston is shipped from her plantation home to her inn-keeping uncle in Detroit. There she meets Malachi, son of freed slaves, who challenges many ideas she grew up believing. But when Emily stumbles upon two runaways hidden in her uncle's barn, she finds that old ways die hard. And Mr. Burrows, the charming Southern slave catcher, is only yards away, lodged in the hotel.
Angels At Sunset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
After witnessing the 1871 Chicago fire, attempting in 1901 to deliver a request for support for suffragists from President McKinley on the day he was shot, and jailed in 1917 for picketing for women’s rights, Jessica is returning to Kansas unaware of a revengeful man following-intent on murdering her family.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass essay writing and class discussion study guide
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a guide to prepare students to write decent academic papers on the Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass. Students will also be able to participate in class discussions at a high level after reading this short guide. Since college and high school courses use the Douglass book quite often, it is highly recommended that students hoping to earn top grades, or just to survive!
A Civil War Compendium
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Essay » Political
Here is a new way to experience one of America's most enduring novels The Red Badge of Courage through words, music, song and essay. The Stephen Crane novel appears here accompanied by Norman Ball's brand new musical SIDES: A Civil War Musical (Inspired by TRBOC) and Richard Stafford's true-to-life play Yours. Various historians add fascinating commentary. Don't miss this fabulous collection.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Plays » American / African American
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
When Chalk Is More Valuable Than Gold
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The inspiring true story of how Frederick Douglass learned to read and write, in his own words.