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Hammering for freedom

Rita L. Hubbard

Hammering for freedom

the William Lewis story

by Rita L. Hubbard

  • 221 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freedmen,
  • Biography,
  • African Americans,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Blacksmiths,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRita Lorraine Hubbard ; illustrated by John Holyfield
    ContributionsHolyfield, John, illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF444.C453 L494 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 volume (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26977442M
    ISBN 101600609694
    ISBN 109781600609695
    LC Control Number2017053440
    OCLC/WorldCa1010544354

    Winner of Lee & Low’s New Voices Award, Hammering for Freedom tells the true story of one man’s skill, hard work, and resolve to keep his family together. More books like Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story may be found by selecting the categories below: Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage. Lee & Low Books. 11K likes. An award-winning children's book publisher focusing on diversity. Our books are about everyone, for io-holding.comers: 12K.

    Freedom is a novel by American author Jonathan Franzen. It was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Freedom received general acclaim from book critics, and was ranked one of the best books of by several publications, and has been described as a "Great American Novel".Author: Jonathan Franzen. What she discovered was an amazing story that is now a published children’s book, Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story. Born into slavery in Chattanooga, William “Bill” Lewis.

    Rita Lorraine Hubbard is the author of Hammering for Freedom ( avg rating, ratings, 52 reviews), The Oldest Student ( avg rating, 19 ratings, /5. Oct 26,  · Whenever I feel this way, I think of the people from times past who faced mind-blowing odds. In this particular instance, one of the people who inspired me to push toward my goals was an enslaved man named William Lewis – the subject of my new picture book, HAMMERING FOR .


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Oct 24,  · Hammering for Freedom [Rita Lorraine Hubbard] on io-holding.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Born into slavery in Chattanooga, Tennessee, William Bill Lewis learned the blacksmith trade as soon as he was old enough to grip a hammer.

He proved to be an exceptional blacksmith and earned so much money fixing old tools and creating new ones that he was allowed to keep a little 5/5(13).

Hammering for Freedom book. Read 50 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The true story of William io-holding.com into slavery in Tennes /5. Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story.

By Rita Hubbard Illustrated by John Holyfield. Hardcover: $ RITA LORRAINE HUBBARD is the author of a number of nonfiction books for young adults and runs the children's book review site Picture Book Depot and the historical site The Black History Channel.

Hello History-lovers, It’s almost here. My debut #picturebook, HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM, will debut on September 25, After almost six years (that’s right six!), my debut picture book is here, and it’s BEAUTIFUL. For those who don’t know the story, I wrote this story in The original manuscript was a fictional account of real-life blacksmith.

HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM. by Rita Lorraine Hubbard; illustrated by John Holyfield. Age Range: 5 - 9 BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert.

Hubbard's book Hammering for Freedom is written in a rich poetic text. For example, Hubbard describes a sunset as "the sun had disappeared and taken all the colors with it." The author uses sunsets to show how her main character, William Lewis worked long hours.

Hubbard writes, "Bill kept working.5/5(13). Oct 30,  · Hammering for Freedom introduces readers to William “Bill” Lewis, born into slavery in Tennessee. Bill learned the blacksmith trade as soon as he was old enough to grip a hammer.

Once he mastered the blacksmith trade, Bill set a goal to save his money and. Mar 12,  · Multiculturalism Rocks. Children's Book Review: Hammering for Freedom Book Title: Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story Author: Rita Lorraine Hubbard Illustrator: John Holyfield Publisher: Lee & Low Books, Inc.

Age Range: Grade 1 – 2In celebration of Black History Month, I'm honored to review Hubbard's inspirational picture book Hammering for Freedom: The William. Hammering for Freedom Review By The Horn Book.

William “Bill” Lewis was born into slavery in Tennessee on a plantation owned by Colonel Lewis. As a boy working alongside his mother, aunt, and siblings in the fields, he knew he wanted to do something to help his family.

ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM Original Illustrations Exciting acrylic paintings created by John Holyfield for the NEW acclaimed children's book "Hammering for Freedom" The inspirational story of William Lewis.

Born into slavery in Tennessee, William Lewis learned the blacksmith trade as soon as he was old enough to grip a hammer. He proved to be an. The inspirational story of William Lewis. Born into slavery in Tennessee, William Lewis learned the blacksmith trade as soon as he was old enough to grip a hammer.

He proved to be an exceptional blacksmith and earned so much money fixing old tools and. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hammering for Freedom: The Story of William Lewis by Rita Lorraine Hubbard (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Sep 25,  · The Hardcover of the Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story by Rita Lorraine Hubbard, John Holyfield | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 Rita Lorraine Hubbard is the author of a number of nonfiction books for adults and runs the children's book review site Picture Book Brand: Lee & Low Books, Inc.

Hammering for Freedom The William Lewis Story (Book): Hubbard, Rita L.: The inspirational story of William "Bill" Lewis, a hardworking blacksmith who slowly saved his money to free his family--Publisher-provided summary.

Hammering for Freedom The William Lewis Story (Book): Hubbard, Rita L: The inspirational story of William "Bill" Lewis, a hardworking blacksmith who slowly saved his money to free his family--Publisher-provided summary.

Hammering for Freedom. Student Success Stories: Rita Lorraine Hubbard. Today is publication day for Rita Lorraine Hubbard‘s picture book with Oge Mora, and I am so excited to share this interview with you. This is not Rita's first picture book, and it has been getting a. Get this from a library.

Hammering for freedom: the William Lewis story. [Rita L Hubbard; John Holyfield] -- The inspirational story of William "Bill" Lewis, a hardworking blacksmith who slowly saved his money to free his family--Publisher-provided summary. Born into slavery in Tennessee, William "Bill".

My first picture book, Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story (Lee and Low) debuted on September 24, It is a School Library Journal selection and received positive Kirkus and Horn Book reviews.

My second picture book, The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read (Random House) will debut in January Aug 16,  · My first picture book, Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story (Lee and Low) debuted on September 24, It is a School Library Journal selection and received positive Kirkus and Horn Book reviews.

Catalog Hammering for freedom:» Book» Hammering for freedom: the William Lewis story (Book) Average Rating. 5 star (1) 4 star (0) 3 star (0) 2 star (0).Sep 25,  · Hammering for Freedom is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and your favorite indie bookstore.

I’m so thrilled for Rita Lorraine Hubbard’s debut to be out in the world, and so excited to share with you more of her work in the future! NB: Rita won the New Voices Award before we started working together, but this is a book I wish I rep’ed!Sep 25,  · Born into slavery in Chattanooga, Tennessee, William "Bill" Lewis learned the blacksmith trade as soon as he was old enough to grip a hammer.

He proved to be an exceptional blacksmith and earned so much money fixing old tools and creating new ones that he was allowed to keep a little money for himself. With just a few coins in his pocket, Bill set a daring plan in motion: he was determined to.