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Love twelve miles long

Glenda Armand

Love twelve miles long

by Glenda Armand

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Lee & Low Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mothers and sons,
  • Fiction,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • Slavery

  • About the Edition

    In 1820s Maryland, Frederick"s mother, who is a slave on a different plantation, walks twelve miles each way for a nighttime visit with her son, during which she recounts what each mile of the journey represents. Based on the childhood of Frederick Douglass.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Glenda Armand ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
    ContributionsBootman, Colin, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A697 Lo 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25185813M
    ISBN 109781600602450
    LC Control Number2011014275

      The educator's guide of Love Twelve Miles Long from Lee & Low Books includes a book summary, background, pre-reading focus questions, during-reading questions and vocabulary, and post-reading discussion questions, literature circle roles, reader-response and other writing prompts, ELL support, and interdisciplinary activities.].   Book Review: Love Twelve Miles Long, by Glenda Armand (Lee & Low Books, ) Recommended for ages Based on the childhood of former slave, author and abolitionist Frederick Douglass, this new picture book by debut author Glenda Armand introduces Douglass as a young boy in Maryland, where his mother visits him one night every week, despite Author: Fourth Musketeer.

    1 v. (unpaged): 22 x 28 cm In s Maryland, Frederick's mother, who is a slave on a different plantation, walks twelve miles each way for a nighttime visit with her son, during which she recounts what each mile of the journey : Free shipping on orders of $35+ from Target. Read reviews and buy Love Twelve Miles Long - by Glenda Armand (Paperback) at Target. Get it today with Same Day Delivery, Order Pickup or Drive Up.

    Story of love between Frederick Douglass and his mother. Ages Trust me on this one: Debut author Glenda Armand’s Love Twelve Miles Long is THE perfect book to share today. “This was a special night,” the story begins, “Mama had come to visit ” Mama and her young son Frederick are slaves, forced to live separate lives, their moments together precious and brief.


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LOVE TWELVE MILES LONG is a story from the childhood of Frederick Douglas. The twelve miles refers to the distance Frederick's mother had to travel to see her young son.

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Love Twelve Miles Long is an intergenerational story that highlights the universality of the love between a parent and a child, which can transcend even the most difficult circumstances. The warm and tender exchanges between young Frederick and his mother will appeal to children of all backgrounds who cherish bedtime rituals.

Love Twelve Miles Long book. Read 34 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It's late at night, and Frederick's mother has traveled twel. Love Twelve Miles Long will resonate with children of all backgrounds who cherish the tender moments they share with those they love.

Desktop Wallpaper In addition to creating illustrations for books and periodicals, Bootman enjoys teaching students and young artists. He lives in Texas, and can be found on the Web at Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Love Twelve Miles Long at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5.

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Love Twelve Miles Long (Book): Armand, Glenda: In s Maryland, Frederick's mother, who is a slave on a different plantation, walks twelve miles each way for a nighttime visit with her son, during which she recounts what each mile of the journey represents.

Based on the childhood of Frederick Douglass. This book is so touching, that honestly, it’s hard not to well up as I read it.

I shared this book with my third graders for African-Am erican History Month in February. Love Twelve Miles Long is the story of young Frederick Douglass, whose mother travels 12 miles each weekend to see him.

Buy Love Twelve Miles Long by Glenda Armand at Mighty Ape Australia. Glenda Armand imagines Frederick Douglas as a young boy in s Maryland, trying to understand why he can't live with his mother, who is a slave on a.

There is nothing better than a mother’s love unless, perhaps, someone finds a way to preserve that love in pictures. Lee & Low Books has found a way, and they did it with author Glenda Armand’s picture book, Love Twelve Miles Long.

In this brilliantly-illustrated picture book, a young Frederick Douglass copes with being torn from his mother’s arms and banished to his master’s. Love Twelve Miles Long will resonate with children of all backgrounds who cherish the tender moments they share with those they love.

Advance Praise "In this, her debut effort, Armand focuses on the positive aspects of maternal devotion and a mother's dreams of greatness for her son. Lee & Low Books Love Twelve Miles Long Teacher’s Guide 3 banned from learning to read and write, practicing Christianity, and engaging in traditions from Africa.

Those who were enslaved could be bought or sold at will, and marriages and families could be dissolved at any. In this story, she walks the 12 miles from plantation to plantation and shares with him what each means. The first mile is for forgetting about being tired, and the following miles are for praying, giving thanks to God, singing, smiling, hoping to live together as a family, dreaming about freedom and loving her son, among : Get this from a library!

Love twelve miles long. [Glenda Armand; Colin Bootman] -- In s Maryland, Frederick's mother, who is a slave on a different plantation, walks twelve miles each way for a nighttime visit with her son, during which she recounts what each mile of the.