Leaving Gee's Bend / Irene Latham. - SHERLOC
Leaving Gee's Bend / Irene Latham.
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2010.
230 p. ; 22 cm.
Quilting -- Juvenile fiction.
Quilts -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Alabama -- History -- 1819-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Ludelphia Bennett, a determined, ten-year-old African American girl in 1932 Gee's Bend, Alabama, leaves home in an effort to find medical help for her sick mother, and she recounts her ensuing adventures in a quilt she is making.