Never forgotten /Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2011Description:  p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780375843846; 0375843841; 9780375944536 (lib. bdg.).Title notes: BRA $18.99 11/30/2011Subject(s): Families -- Juvenile fiction | Slavery -- Juvenile fiction | Four elements (Philosophy) -- Juvenile fiction | Blacksmiths -- Juvenile fiction | Blacks -- Mali -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Family life -- Fiction | Novels in verseSummary: A lyrical story-in-verse that details the experiences of an African boy who was kidnapped and sold into slavery.
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A 2012 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book <br> <br> This gorgeous picture book by Newbery Honor winner Patricia C. McKissack and two-time Caldecott Medal-winning husband-and-wife team Leo and Diane Dillon is sure to become a treasured keepsake for African American families. Set in West Africa, this a lyrical story-in-verse is about a young black boy who is kidnapped and sold into slavery, and his father who is left behind to mourn the loss of his son. Here's a beautiful, powerful, truly unforgettable story about family, memory, and freedom.<br> <br> "Forceful and iconic," raves Publishers Weekly in a starred review.
School Library Journal starred, September 2011
Booklist starred, September 2011
Pub Weekly, August 2011
Kirkus Starred, September 2011
Horn Book, September 2011
A lyrical story-in-verse that details the experiences of an African boy who was kidnapped and sold into slavery.
3-6 Follett Library Resources.
BRA $18.99 11/30/2011