Under the Quilt of Night
Guided by the stars, they head north in the direction of freedom. At last, the girl sees a quilt — the quilt with a center square made from deep blue fabric — and knows it's a signal from friends on the Underground Railroad, welcoming her into their home. And so she steps forward...
Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome team up again, in this stunning companion to Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt. Ransome's rich, powerful illustrations elicit all the emotion and suspense of Hopkinson's words, in a story that's sure to make your heart race and leave you breathless.
Age Range: 5 - 10