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7 edition of The Ballad of Belle Dorcas found in the catalog.

The Ballad of Belle Dorcas

  • 386 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Dragonfly Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slavery,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Black American,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Ethnic / African American,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Picturebooks,
  • Afro-Americans,
  • Folklore,
  • Magic

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7717640M
    ISBN 100679878092
    ISBN 109780679878094
    OCLC/WorldCa34196555

    William H. Hooks is the author of fifty-two books for children, including The Legend of the Christmas Rose, illustrated by Richard A. Williams, The Ballad of Belle Dorcas, illustrated by Brian Pinkney, and Freedom's Fruit, illustrated by James Ransome. He lives in Chapel Hill, NC/5(7). The Ballad of Belle Dorcas(1st Edition) by William H. Hooks, J. Brian Pinkney Hardcover, 38 Pages, Published by Alfred A. Knopf ISBN , ISBN: The Balla d of Buffalo's Best "Batman" (Paperback) by Willi a m Lorenz Jr Paperback, Published by Nfb, United States ISBN , ISBN: Accelerated Reader Quiz List - Reading Practice; Quiz No. Title. Author. Book Level. Points; EN: Facts About Deserts: Barnes, Julia: EN: Kathy G. Short, PREJUDICE TEXTS SETS SLAVERY Barboza, Steven, , Door of No Return: The Legend of Goree Island, Cobblehill. Everett, Gwen, , John Brown.

    Literature by Genre in State: North Carolina. records returned. Title Pub Year ISBN Authors/s; Across the Cotton Patch.


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Belle Dorcas is "free issue"; that is, born of an African-American mother and a white father during the slavery period and free since birth. When it comes time to marry, she chooses no one but Joshua, the best fiddle player in the county--and a slave.

She lives, as a free person, in the slave quarters with Joshua, but the plans of a new owner 5/5(1). The Ballad of Belle Dorcas book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this mesmerizing African-American tale, a beautiful fr /5. The Horn Book. From the Inside Flap In this mesmerizing African-American tale, a beautiful free-issue girl, Belle Dorcas, seeks out a conjure woman to concoct a spell that will prevent her husband from being sold and sent away by their master.5/5(1).

In this mesmerizing African-American tale, a beautiful free-issue girl, Belle Dorcas, seeks out a conjure woman to concoct a spell that will prevent her husband from being sold and sent away by their master. A "first-rate piece of storytelling"&#;(starred review) : William H. Hooks.

Get this from a library. The ballad of Belle Dorcas. [William H Hooks; J Brian Pinkney; Mina Greenstein; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.] -- When she falls in love with Joshua, a slave, free-born Belle Dorcas uses the magic of a conjer woman to keep Joshua with her.

The Ballad of Belle Dorcas William H. Hooks, Author, Brian Pinkney, Illustrator Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers $ (38p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Get this from a library. The ballad of Belle Dorcas. [William H Hooks; J Brian Pinkney] -- When she falls in love with Joshua, a slave, free-born Belle Dorcas uses the.

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