The Underground Abductor (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #5)
An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman
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- Publication Date: April 21, 2015
- Imprint: Amulet Books
- Trim Size: 5 1⁄2 x 7 1⁄2
- ISBN: 9781419715365
- Page Count: 128
- Illustrations: 2-color illustrations throughout
- Rights: World/All
Meet Underground Railroad abductor Harriet Tubman in this installment of the New York Times bestselling graphic novel series!
Araminta Ross was an enslaved woman born in Delaware. After years of backbreaking labor and the constant threat of being sold and separated from her family, she escaped and traveled north to freedom. Once there, she changed her name to Harriet Tubman. As an “abductor” on the Underground Railroad, she risked her life helping countless enslaved people escape to freedom.
Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales are graphic novels that tell the thrilling, shocking, gruesome, and TRUE stories of American history. Read them all—if you dare!
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"A first-choice selection for any children’s library and a fresh addition to Black History Month and Women’s History Month book lists."School Library Journal —
About the author
Nathan Hale is the New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of the Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales series, one of which won a place on the Texas Bluebonnet Award master list. He also illustrated the graphic novel Rapunzel’s Revenge, which was an Al’s Book Club for Kids selection, an ALA-ALSC Notable Children’s Book, and a YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens, as well as the recipient of three starred reviews. He lives in Provo, Utah.