Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth

Written by Anne Rockwell. Illustrated by R. Gregory Christie. Published by Alfred A. Knopf.


A picture book biography based primarily on the autobiography of Sojourner Truth. Rockwell's proud, eloquent prose is accompanied by powerful and visceral impressionistic paintings.King Illustrator Honor Book




Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
2001 - Selection(s)