I lay my stitches down : poems of American slavery / written by Cynthia Grady ; illustrated by Michele Wood.
A volume of evocative and moving poems considers the experiences of slaves in a variety of circumstances including a house slave, a mother who loses her daughter on the auction block, and a slave fleeing through the Underground Railroad.
Grand Rapids Mich. :
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers,
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Juvenile - 3rd Floor
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