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Freedom song : the story of Henry "Box" Brown / by Sally M. Walker ; iIllustrated by Sean Qualls.

Walker, Sally M. (Author).
  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780060583101 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 006058310X (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780060583118 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0060583118 (lib. bdg.)
  • Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 x 28 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, c2012.

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Children's Nonfiction Child PZ 7 .W153845 Fre 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Children's Picture Books J/E/ Walker (Picture Books) (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynn Children's Nonfiction j326/Walker (Text to Phone) Checked out 08/02/2017
Reading Children's Picture Book CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK WAL (Text to Phone) Available -
Saugus Children's Picture Books JUV Picture Book Walker (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Children's Room Picture Books jP Walker (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Summary: Henry Brown copes with slavery by singing, but after his wife and children are sold away he is left with only his freedom song, which gives him strength when friends put him in a box and mail him to a free state.
Target Audience Note: Ages 4-8.
Qualls, Sean, (ill.).


Walker, Sally M. "Freedom song : the story of Henry "Box" Brown." New York : Harper, 2012.

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