A place called Freedom / by Scott Russell Sanders ; illustrated by Thomas B. Allen. - SHERLOC
A place called Freedom / by Scott Russell Sanders ; illustrated by Thomas B. Allen.
New York, N.Y. : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c1997.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Authors -- Indiana.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Indiana -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Indianapolis Room Collection (IMCPL)
Indiana Authors Award.
Indiana -- History -- Juvenile fiction.
Indiana Authors Award, National winner, 2010
After being set free from slavery in 1832, young James Starman and his family journey from Tennessee to Indiana to start a new life and over the years they are joined by so many blacks that they start their own town.
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