Books by Glennette Tilley Turner

BIOGRAPHY
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Illustrated throughout with archival images, this handsomely designed book offers an eye-opening look at a hitherto little-known community and a notable figure in Colonial American history. (glossary, source notes, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
Another too-little-known chapter in African-American history is revealed in this rich story of the first free black settlement to legally exist in what later became the United States. Read full book review >
AN APPLE FOR HARRIET TUBMAN by Glennette Tilley Turner
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

"A satisfying addition to the already fascinating story. (Picture book. 7-9)"
Turner recounts the life of the legendary "conductor" on the Underground Railroad for a young audience, including a little-known fact that she learned from Tubman's great-niece. Read full book review >