Libraries are closed until further notice.
We are now offering contactless pickup and return at select locations with Books on the Go!

Some notices were not sent. Check your account for due dates (but we are still fine free)!

Freedom in Congo Square

Book Cover
Average Rating
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 600L
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9781499801033
9781499804799
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 600L
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID156e992b-b4b6-983f-63ab-3807aece5b99
Grouping Titlefreedom in congo square
Grouping Authorcarole boston weatherford
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-26 07:30:33AM
Last Indexed2020-09-26 07:44:59AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781499801033

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_levelLG
accelerated_reader_point_value0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level5.4
auth_author2Christie, R. Gregory, 1971-
authorWeatherford, Carole Boston, 1956-
author2-roleChristie, R. Gregory,1971-illustrator.|Illustrator
author_displayWeatherford, Carole Boston
available_at_catalogAthens Drive Community
Cameron Village Regional
Cary Community
East Regional
Eva H. Perry Regional
Fuquay-Varina Community
Green Road Community
Holly Springs Community
Leesville Community
North Regional
Northeast Regional
Richard B. Harrison Community
Southeast Regional
Wake Forest Community
West Regional
collection_catalogChildrens Non-fiction
detailed_location_catalogAthens Drive Community - Childrens Non-fiction
Cameron Village Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
Cary Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
East Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
Eva H. Perry Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
Fuquay-Varina Community - Childrens Non-fiction
Green Road Community - Childrens Non-fiction
Holly Springs Community - Childrens Non-fiction
Leesville Community - Childrens Non-fiction
North Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
Northeast Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
Richard B Harrison - Childrens Non-fiction
Southeast Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
Wake Forest Community - Childrens Non-fiction
West Regional - Childrens Non-fiction
display_descriptionA poetic tribute to a lesser-known part of African-American history describes how after working relentlessly for more than six days, slaves in nineteenth-century New Orleans were permitted to congregate in Congo Square. "As slaves relentlessly toiled in an unjust system in 19th century Louisiana, they all counted down the days until Sunday, when at least for half a day they were briefly able to congregate in Congo Square in New Orleans. Here they were free to set up an open market, sing, dance, and play music. They were free to forget their cares, their struggles, and their oppression. This story chronicles slaves' duties each day, from chopping logs on Mondays to baking bread on Wednesdays to plucking hens on Saturday, and builds to the freedom of Sundays and the special experience of an afternoon spent in Congo Square."--Provided by publisher.
format_catalogBook
eBook
format_category_catalogBooks
eBook
id156e992b-b4b6-983f-63ab-3807aece5b99
isbn9781499801033
9781499804799
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:7057725747900East Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7057725747902Eva H. Perry Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7057725747927Cameron Village Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfCAM
ils:7057725747924Fuquay-Varina Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfFUQ
ils:7057725747930West Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:7057725747915Cameron Village Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfCAM
ils:7057725747929Holly Springs Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfHSP
ils:7057725942472Northeast Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNER
ils:7057725747912Richard B Harrison - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfRBH
ils:7057725747906Eva H. Perry Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7057725747921Cary Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfCRY
ils:7057725747908Cameron Village Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfCAM
ils:7057725942471North Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:7057725747923North Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:7057725747914Southeast Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7057727142972Fuquay-Varina Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfFUQ
ils:7057725747910North Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:7057725747928Athens Drive Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfADR
ils:7057726243306West Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseChecked outWRL
ils:7057725747903Eva H. Perry Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7057725747907Cary Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfCRY
ils:7057725747917East Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7057725747933Leesville Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfLEE
ils:7057726908411Wake Forest Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfWAK
ils:7057725747905Eva H. Perry Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7057725747909East Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7057725747919Cary Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfCRY
ils:7057725942473North Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:7057725747904North Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:7057725747918Holly Springs Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfHSP
ils:7057725747922Green Road Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfGRE
ils:7057725747901North Regional - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:7057725747916Holly Springs Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfHSP
ils:7057725747913Green Road Community - Childrens Non-fictionJ976.3 WEATH1falsefalseOn ShelfGRE
overdrive:02923c2a-0e2c-4647-99d1-74655416093c-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook3falsetrueOverDriveKindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
last_indexed2020-09-26T11:44:59.438Z
lexile_codeAD: Adult Directed
lexile_score600
literary_formNon Fiction
literary_form_fullNon Fiction
local_callnumber_catalogJ976.3 WEATH
owning_library_catalogWake County Public Libraries
owning_location_catalogAthens Drive Community
Cameron Village Regional
Cary Community
East Regional
Eva H. Perry Regional
Fuquay-Varina Community
Green Road Community
Holly Springs Community
Leesville Community
North Regional
Northeast Regional
Richard B. Harrison Community
Southeast Regional
Wake Forest Community
West Regional
primary_isbn9781499801033
publishDate2016
2017
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:705772BookBooksFirst edition.EnglishLittle Bee Books, [2016]1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
overdrive:02923c2a-0e2c-4647-99d1-74655416093ceBookeBookEnglishlittle bee books2017
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:7057725747900On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747902On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747927On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747924On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747930On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747915On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747929On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725942472On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747912On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747906On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747921On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747908On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725942471On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747923On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747914On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057727142972On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747910On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747928On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057726243306Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747903On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747907On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747917On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747933On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057726908411On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747905On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747909On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747919On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725942473On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747904On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747918On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747922On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747901On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747916On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7057725747913On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
overdrive:02923c2a-0e2c-4647-99d1-74655416093c-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
subject_facetAfrican Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature
Congo Square (New Orleans, La.) -- History -- Juvenile literature
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Juvenile literature
Stories in rhyme
title_displayFreedom in Congo Square
title_fullFreedom in Congo Square
Freedom in Congo Square / by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
title_shortFreedom in Congo Square
topic_facetAfrican Americans
History
Juvenile Nonfiction
Social life and customs