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Incredibly beautiful illustrations with a moving story.
This is a book I'd highly recommend to parents, teachers, and librarians for older children as everyone should study and know about The Underground Railroad.
Under the Quilt of Night is a wonderful example of poetry following the escape of slaves on the underground Railroad.
This is a appropriate book for younger ones. I would say it was a little harder for my pre-k but my 8 yr old summing up each page for him and at the end they both seemed to like... Read morePublished 8 months ago by B. Bever
Incredibly beautiful illustrations with a moving story. It's a great way to introduce young children to escaping slaves AND quilts.Published 19 months ago by hiking fool
How sad that children are being taught fiction as though it was history. Quilts were not made as maps to help slaves escape to Canada; many people risked their lives to help slaves... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Memory Maker
This fulfills all expectations. I am confused about why some negative reviews said it does a disservice to children and uses some uneducated language. Read morePublished on July 6, 2012 by Arie Farnam
This is a beautiful story of a courageous girl, trusting in the kindness of strangers and hoping to find freedom. Read morePublished on August 9, 2011 by M. Heiss
This beautifully written book is poetry and artwork, sharing a significant story we all need to hear.Published on May 19, 2008 by J. Clewell
Under the Quilt of Night is a wonderful example of poetry following the escape of slaves on the underground Railroad. Excellent example of voice for young writers. Read morePublished on February 17, 2008 by R. Collins