Frederick Douglass

Abolitionist Hero

Frederick Douglass

Illustrated by: Meryl Henderson
For Ages: 8 - 12
Frederick Douglass was born into slavery. He was separated from his family when he was young, worked day and night, and was beaten for no other reason than the color of his skin. How could anyone ever overcome such overwhelming odds? But Frederick eventually became a famous abolitionist, author, statesman, and reformer. Read all about how one of the most prominent figures in African American history triumphed over impossible obstacles, and paved the way for others to achieve their own freedom!

Resources

To download a file to your computer right-click on the link and choose 'save file as'

Activity Sheets

High Resolution Images

More Books from this Author

Night Fires
Teddy Kennedy
Coretta Scott King
George S. Patton

About the Author

George E. Stanley

George Stanley was a Professor of African and Middle-Eastern Languages and Linguistics at Cameron University. In between prepping class lectures and grading papers, he found the time to write for children. He was also the author of Night Fires and the Third-Grade Detectives series.

BECOME A FAN

Explore

CONNECT WITH US