Coverart for item
The Resource Love twelve miles long, by Glenda Armand ; illustrated by Colin Bootman

Love twelve miles long, by Glenda Armand ; illustrated by Colin Bootman

Label
Love twelve miles long
Title
Love twelve miles long
Statement of responsibility
by Glenda Armand ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1820s Maryland, Frederick's mother, who is a slave on a different plantation, walks twelve miles each way for a nighttime visit with her son, during which she recounts what each mile of the journey represents. Based on the childhood of Frederick Douglass
Awards note
New Vocies Award.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armand, Glenda
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A697
LC item number
Lo 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bootman, Colin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Mothers and sons
  • Douglass, Frederick
Target audience
primary
Label
Love twelve miles long, by Glenda Armand ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
16797297
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600602450
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014275
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Love twelve miles long, by Glenda Armand ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
Publication
Control code
16797297
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600602450
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014275
Other physical details
col. ill.

Library Locations

    • Middletown Thrall Public Library DistrictBorrow it
      11-19 DEPOT ST, MIDDLETOWN, NY, 10940, US
      41.447198 -74.420503
    • Narrowsburg – Tusten Cochecton BranchBorrow it
      198 BRIDGE ST, NARROWSBURG, NY, 12764, US
      41.6061552 -75.0554043
    • Newburgh Free Library Main BranchBorrow it
      124 GRAND ST, NEWBURGH, NY, 12550, US
      41.5039562 -74.0085657

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...