Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies and Little Misses of Color

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ALSC announces 2008 Notable Children's Books
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Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 19:00
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SLCT
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Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies and Little
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Written by Elizabeth Alexander and Marilyn Nelson. Illus. by Floyd Cooper. Published by Boyds Mills/Wordsong.
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Through twenty-four sonnets, two Connecticut poets imagine the voices of selected “Little Misses of Color” to tell the courageous story of Prudence Crandall, who opened her nineteenth century academy to young African American women.

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Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies and Little Misses of Color
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9781590784563
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Book
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Wednesday, September 16, 2009 - 09:51
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Wednesday, September 23, 2009 - 11:25
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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