Cover image for Freedom Train
Title:
Freedom Train
Author:
Coleman, Evelyn, 1948-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
140 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary:
Twelve-year-old Clyde Thomason's older brother is a guard on the Freedom Train, which is carrying the Bill of Rights and other documents throughout the country in 1948, but Clyde is also learning about rights and freedom as he is saved from a beating by an African American boy, and later returns the favor when men in their Atlanta suburb decide to show the "Nigras" their place.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
650 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.2 4.0 120403.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 3.7 7 Quiz: 43282.
ISBN:
9780689847165
Format :
Book