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Carry Me Home Cuyahoga: A Historical Novel Christine Petrell Kallevig

Carry Me Home Cuyahoga: A Historical Novel

Christine Petrell Kallevig

Published June 28th 1996
ISBN : 9780962876974
Paperback
112 pages
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 About the Book 

Set in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1806, this middle-grade historical novel tells the story of the first African-American to visit this fledgling pioneer settlement. All of its characters and most of the events occurring in the story were based on accountsMoreSet in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1806, this middle-grade historical novel tells the story of the first African-American to visit this fledgling pioneer settlement. All of its characters and most of the events occurring in the story were based on accounts obtained from actual historical documents. Fast paced and emotionally charged, Carry Me Home Cuyahoga is told from the point of view of brothers Henry and Alonzo Carter, who wonder how doing the right thing could possibly cause so much trouble. 105 pages, cover art and line illustrations by Jeanette Bill-Cole, binding is a library quality Limited Edition Hard Cover, printed on recycled acid-free paper.