February's Featured Books
||Title: Up the Learning Tree
Author: Marcia Vaughan
Call Number: E VAU
Summary: A young slave boy risks his life to learn how to read and with the unsuspecting help of a teacher from the North, begins to realize his dream.
||Title: Diary of Charlotte Forten, a free black girl before the Civil War
Author: Charlotte Forten
Call Number: F FOR
Summary: Presents excerpts from the diary of Charlotte Forten, a free African American teenager who lived in Massachusetts before the Civil War.