Ann Fights for Freedom: An Underground Railroad Survival Story (Girls Survive)

by Nikki Shannon Smith (Author) Alessia Trunfio (Illustrator)

Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade
Series: Girls Survive
Twelve-year-old Ann understands there is only one thing to be grateful for as a slave: having her family together. But when the master falls into debt, he plans to sell both Ann and her younger brother to two different owners. Ann is convinced her family must run away on the Underground Railroad. Will Ann's family survive the dangerous trip to their freedom in the North ? This Girls Survive story is supported by a glossary, discussion questions, and nonfiction material on the Underground Railroad, making it a valuable resource for young readers.

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Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9781496578532
Lexile Measure
600L
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Stone Arch Books
Publication date
January 20, 2019
Series
Girls Survive
BISAC categories
JUV011010 - Juvenile Fiction | People & Places | United States - African-American
JUV013000 - Juvenile Fiction | Family | General
JUV001010 - Juvenile Fiction | Action & Adventure | Survival Stories
JUV016200 - Juvenile Fiction | Historical | United States - Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Library of Congress categories
History
19th century
African Americans
United States
Slaves
Underground Railroad
Historical fiction
African American families
Fugitive slaves
Maryland
Famly life

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