From her life as a slave child who was whipped for stealing a lump of sugar, to her role as a leader in the Underground Railroad, and as a nurse and spy during the Civil War, Harriet Tubman is a fascinating subject for this lively biography. Basic facts and information about Tubman's life and other issues surrounding this time in American history provide a wonderful first glimpse for young readers into the life of an important historical figure.
Adler, David A.
David A. Adler lives in Woodmere, New York. Susanna Natti lives in Bedford, Massachusetts.