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Title

A band of angels: A story inspired by the jubilee singers

Description

A young girl listens to a story told by her aunt. Her story is about the young girl's great great grandmother and how she used her voice and dedication to fight for her education after the slaves were freed. The story was also tells how a group of singers toured and sang slave songs. They were trying to save their school, but ended up creating a university.

Author

Hopkinson, Deborah

Publisher

Antheneum Books for Young Readers

ISBN

0-689-81062-8

City of Publication

New York

Year of Publication

1999

Author of Abstract

Abstract provided by Rusty Berner, 2001

Citation

Hopkinson, Deborah, “A band of angels: A story inspired by the jubilee singers,” Children's Picture Book Database at Miami University, accessed August 21, 2017, https://dlp.lib.miamioh.edu/picturebook/items/show/9020.
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