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Kite to freedom : the story of a kite-flying contest, the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge, and the Underground Railroad  Cover Image Book Book

Kite to freedom : the story of a kite-flying contest, the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge, and the Underground Railroad / story by Kathleen A. Dinan ; illustrations by Iris M. Kirkwood.

Dinan, Kathleen A., (author.). Kirkwood, Iris M., (illustrator.).

Record details

  • Publisher: Buffalo, New York : Cross Your Fingers, a City of Light imprint, [2021]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
In 1848 as construction begins on the first suspension bridge connecting the United States and Canada, friends Katie and Homan become winners of an important kite-flying contest testing the bridge's engineering, and they soon learn of its valuable link on the Underground Railroad helping slaves escape to freedom.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-12 Cross Your Fingers, a City of Light Publishing imprint
Grades 4-6 Cross Your Fingers, a City of Light Publishing imprint
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed.
Subject: Underground Railroad > Juvenile fiction.
Bridges > Juvenile fiction.
Fugitive slaves > Juvenile fiction.
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.) > Juvenile fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library JF Dinan, Kathleen (Text) 38262300004325 Juvenile Fiction Available -


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