My Name Is Henry Bibb: A Story of Slavery and Freedom

Title My Name Is Henry Bibb: A Story of Slavery and Freedom
Names Cooper, Afua.
Book Number DB070358
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Kentucky, early 1800s. A light-skinned slave boy recounts his feelings of hatred for the white people who own him and mistreat him. Henry tells of his attempts to run away, being hired out to masters who starve him, and being whipped. Violence and some strong language. For grades 6-9. 2009.
Kentucky, early 1800s. A light-skinned slave boy recounts his feelings of hatred for the white people who own him and mistreat him. Henry tells of his attempts to run away, being hired out to masters who starve him, and being whipped. Violence and some strong language. For grades 6-9. 2009. Kentucky, early 1800s. A light-skinned slave boy recounts his feelings of hatred for the white people who own him and mistreat him. Henry tells of his attempts to run away, being hired out to masters who starve him, and being whipped. Violence and some strong language. For grades 6-9. 2009.
Narrator Volz, Alec.
Local Subject Juvenile - JU
Juvenile Fiction - JF
Young Adult Interest - YAI
Young Adult Book - YA
Strong Language - ST
African American Interest - AFI
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Historical Fiction - HIF
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Historical Fiction - 19th Century - HIN
Violence - VI
Male Narrator - MN
LC Subject Abolitionists - United States - Juvenile fiction
African Americans - Juvenile fiction
Slaves - Kentucky - Social conditions - 19th century - Juvenile fiction
Slaves - United States - Juvenile fiction
Biographical fiction, Juvenile
Historical fiction, Juvenile
Language English
Released 2009
Publication Info Kids Can Press 2009
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