My Name Is Truth: The Life Of Sojourner Truth by Ann TurnerMy Name Is Truth: The Life Of Sojourner Truth by Ann Turner

My Name Is Truth: The Life Of Sojourner Truth

byAnn Turner

Hardcover | January 20, 2015

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The remarkable true story of how former slave Isabella Baumfree transformed herself into the preacher and orator Sojourner Truth, an iconic figure of the abolitionist and women's rights movements.

Written in the fiery and eloquent voice of Sojourner Truth herself, My Name Is Truth will captivate readers just as Sojourner's passionate words enthralled her listeners.

The text by acclaimed author Ann Turner and the paintings from award-winning illustrator James Ransome underwent expert review by two historians of the period.

This beautifully illustrated and impeccably researched picture book biography includes a detailed historical note and a list of suggested supplemental reading materials.

Ann Turner is the author of many novels, picture books, and poetry collections for young children. Her novelA Hunter Comes Homewas an ALA Notable Children's Book, and her first picture book,Dakota Dugout, received the same honor. Among her other books areAbe Lincoln Remembers, an NCSS/CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of S...
Title:My Name Is Truth: The Life Of Sojourner TruthFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 11 × 9 × 0.25 inPublished:January 20, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060758988

ISBN - 13:9780060758981