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Author Hicks, Kyra E., 1965-

Title Martha Ann's quilt for Queen Victoria / written by Kyra E. Hicks ; illustrated by Lee Edward Födi.

Imprint Dallas, Tex. : Brown Books Pub. Group, ©2007.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Children's & Young Adult Collection  CH/YA Bio Hicks Mar 2007    Available  ---  Gift of Susan Mandel Glazer.
Edition 1st ed.
Description 34 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, color map ; 27 cm
Provenance Gift of Susan Mandel Glazer.
Summary Presents the true story of Martha Ann Ricks, who was born a slave in Tennessee in 1817, received her freedom, and traveled to Liberia with her family; and describes how, in gratitude to Queen Victoria for keeping her people safe, determined to present her with a special handmade quilt.
Audience 3.7 Follett Library Resources.
K-3 Follett Library Resources.
K-3.
Indexed In: Multicultural Review, September 2007
Resource Links, April 2007
Black Issues Book Review, March 2007
Audience 3.7.
Subject Ricks, Martha Ann, approximately 1817-1901 -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Liberia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Liberia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- Tennessee, East -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Quilts -- Liberia -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Quilts -- England -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Juvenile literature.
Liberia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Tennessee, East -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Ricks, Martha Ann, approximately 1817-1901
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901.
African American women.
African Americans.
Quilts.
Slaves.
England.
Liberia.
East Tennessee.
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Biographies.
History.
Juvenile works.
Added Author Födi, Lee Edward, illustrator.
ISBN 1933285591
9781933285597