Traces the life of Harriet Powers, who was born a slave in Georgia but spent the years after the Civil War providing for her family by creating elaborate pictorial quilts, earning her recognition as an African-American folk artist.
Ages 5-8.|||AD850L Lexile|||juvenile
by Barbara Herkert ; illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton.
Includes bibliographical references.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.9 0.5 181547.