Unspoken: A Story From the Underground Railroad
(Scholastic Press Nov. 1, 2012)
, Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition
A young girl's courage is tested in this haunting, wordless story.
When a farm girl discovers a runaway slave
hiding in the barn, she is at once
startled and frightened.
But the stranger's fearful eyes
weigh upon her conscience,
and she must make a difficult choice.
Will she have the courage to help him?
Unspoken gifts of humanity unite the girl
and the runaway as they each face a journey:
one following the North Star,
the other following her heart.
Henry Cole's unusual and original rendering
of the Underground Railroad
speaks directly to our deepest sense
- 0545399971 / 9780545399975
- 19.2 oz.
- 11.2 x 0.5