Thursday, August 1, 2013

Show Way

Storybook Quilts
Show Way
Jacqueline Woodson & Hudson Talbot

Synopsis: Based on the author's own family history, this book tells the story of a quilt, made by a slave, and passed down to subsequent generations of slaves, which shows the way to freedom.

Discussion Topics: Slavery; determination; segregation; literacy. A tribute to women whose strength and knowledge illuminate their daughters' lives.

Additional Resources: Author's Website African American Quilts

Made by: Armedia Stubbs & Kim Hemker