Elijah of Buxton  (eBook)

Elijah of Buxton (eBook) (Storia eBook)

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Ages 10-13
eBooks
ISBN 13: 978-0-54-528119-5
368 Pages
English Language
Compatible with These Devices: Storia is available for Windows® PC, iPad®, Kindle® Fire, and Android™ tablets. *This eBook is best viewed on a PC or tablet. Not recommended for small screens.
File Size: 10 MB
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Subject & Themes: Historical Fiction, Multicultural
Genres: Novel - Middle Grade, Historical Fiction
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Award Winners, Newbery Honors

Summary

Elijah was the first child born into freedom in a Canadian settlement of runaway slaves. When a friend's money is stolen, Elijah takes off on a dangerous journey to America, and there he discovers firsthand the unimaginable horrors of the enslaved life his parents fled—a life from which he'll always be free, if he can find the courage to make it back home to Canada.

This story won both a Newbery Honor and a Coretta Scott King Author Award. Master storyteller Christopher Paul Curtis brings his trademark humor, compelling storytelling, and vibrant writing to this gripping historical adventure!

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