Sunday, November 8, 2015

What's Your Story, Harriet Tubman? by Jen Barton-ADVISABLE

Barton, Jen, What’s Your Story, Harriet Tubman? Pgs. 32. Lerner Publishing Company, 2016. $26.65. INFORMATION 
Who was Harriet Tubman? When and how did she escape from slavery? How did she help others to ecape? This book answers these questions and more through an interview-style format. The author includes paintings, maps, and more to draw the reader into the world of Harriet Tubman. The text is user-friendly and engaging. Included are a timeline, glossary, sources for further information, and an index for complementing common core standards instruction. Readers who are interested in history or who need to read a non-fiction book will enjoy reading this book. EL (K-3). ADVISABLE. Reviewer: Kira M, Youth Services Librarian, WHI Public Library. 

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