Hopkinson – Band of Angels

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Hopkinson

Personal Author:

Hopkinson, Deborah.

Title:

A band of angels : a story inspired by the jubilee singers / by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Raúl Colón.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publication info:

New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing Division, c1999.

Physical description:

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill.

Summary:

The daughter of a slave forms a gospel singing group and goes on tour to raise money to save Fisk University.

Subject term:

Jubilee singers–Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

African Americans–Juvenile fiction.

ISBN:

0689810628

Tags:

African American, African Americans, children’s, education, historical fiction, history, memorable language, multicultural,
music, perseverance, picture book, singing, slavery, storytelling, visualizing

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