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Chasing Freedom - The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, Inspired by Historical Facts

Nikki Grimes

Nikki Grimes offers a glimpse into the inspiring lives of Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Tubman, with breathtaking illustrations by Michele Wood! What if Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sat down over tea to reminisce about their extraordinary lives? What would they recall of their triumphs and struggles as they fought to achieve civil rights for African Americans and equal rights for women? And what other historical figures played parts in their stories? These questions led Coretta Scott King Award winner Nikki Grimes to create CHASING FREEDOM, an engaging work of historical fiction about two of the nineteenth century's most powerful, and inspiring, American women. With breathtaking illustrations by Coretta Scott King Award winner Michele Wood, CHASING FREEDOM richly imagines the experiences of Tubman and Anthony, set against the backdrop of the Underground Railroad, the Civil War, and the Women's Suffrage Movement. Additional back matter invites curious young readers to further explore this period in history--and the larger-than-life figures who lived it.

Nikki Grimes offers a glimpse into the inspiring lives of Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Tubman, with breathtaking illustrations by Michele Wood! What if Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sat down over tea to reminisce about their extraordinary lives? What would they recall of their triumphs and struggles as they fought to achieve civil rights for African Americans and equal rights for women? And what other historical figures played parts in their stories? These questions led Coretta Scott King Award winner Nikki Grimes to create CHASING FREEDOM, an engaging work of historical fiction about two of the nineteenth century's most powerful, and inspiring, American women. With breathtaking illustrations by Coretta Scott King Award winner Michele Wood, CHASING FREEDOM richly imagines the experiences of Tubman and Anthony, set against the backdrop of the Underground Railroad, the Civil War, and the Women's Suffrage Movement. Additional back matter invites curious young readers to further explore this period in history--and the larger-than-life figures who lived it.
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Nikki Grimes offers a glimpse into the inspiring lives of Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Tubman, with breathtaking illustrations by Michele Wood! What if Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sat down over tea to reminisce about their extraordinary lives? What would they recall of their triumphs and struggles as they fought to achieve civil rights for African Americans and equal rights for women? And what other historical figures played parts in their stories? These questions led Coretta Scott King Award winner Nikki Grimes to create CHASING FREEDOM, an engaging work of historical fiction about two of the nineteenth century's most powerful, and inspiring, American women. With breathtaking illustrations by Coretta Scott King Award winner Michele Wood, CHASING FREEDOM richly imagines the experiences of Tubman and Anthony, set against the backdrop of the Underground Railroad, the Civil War, and the Women's Suffrage Movement. Additional back matter invites curious young readers to further explore this period in history--and the larger-than-life figures who lived it.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Lizan Mitchell

Length:

57m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

02:04


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:50


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:15


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:22


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:28


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:28


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:34


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:37


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:50


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:32


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:37


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:32


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:44


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:12


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:12


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

01:37


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:15


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

01:24


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

09:25


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:46


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:37


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

00:39