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Steamboat school / written by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband.

Hopkinson, Deborah. (Author). Husband, Ron, (illustrator.).

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General Note:
"Inspired by a true story."
"St. Louis, Missouri: 1847."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans.
Target Audience Note:
AD660L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.2 0.5 182431.
Subject: Meachum, John B., 1789-1854 > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Education > Juvenile fiction.
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020 . ‡a9781423121961
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)914193945
040 . ‡beng ‡erda
049 . ‡aMZ7A
1001 . ‡aHopkinson, Deborah. ‡0(ME)334305
24510. ‡aSteamboat school / ‡cwritten by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband.
264 1. ‡a[Place of publication not identified] : ‡bDisney Pr, ‡c2016.
264 1. ‡aLos Angeles
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bDisney Hyperion, ‡c2016.
300 . ‡aunpaged : ‡billustrations ; ‡c26 cm
336 . ‡astill image ‡2rdacontent
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
500 . ‡a"Inspired by a true story."
500 . ‡a"St. Louis, Missouri: 1847."
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references.
520 . ‡aIn 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans.
5218 . ‡aAD660L ‡bLexile
5260 . ‡aAccelerated Reader AR ‡bLG ‡c4.2 ‡d0.5 ‡z182431.
60010. ‡aMeachum, John B., ‡d1789-1854 ‡vJuvenile fiction.
650 0. ‡aAfrican Americans ‡vJuvenile fiction. ‡0(ME)26656
650 0. ‡aEducation ‡vJuvenile fiction.
7001 . ‡aHusband, Ron, ‡eillustrator. ‡0(ME)208041
904 . ‡aMARCIVE 2017
901 . ‡a1633784 ‡b ‡c1633784 ‡tbiblio ‡sSystem Local

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