Keep On!: The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discoverer of the North Pole

Keep On!: The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discoverer of the North Pole

Author: , Illustrator: Stephen Alcorn

This stunning picture book offers a riveting account of African-American explorer Matthew Henson's 1909 journey to the North Pole with Admiral Peary. Matthew Henson was born just after the Civil War, a time when slavery had been abolished, but few opportunities were available for black people. As a child, Henson exhibited a yearning for adventure, embarking...
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AGES
AR LEVEL
READ TIME
LEXILE
PAGES
PUBLISHER
ISBN
8-10
5.9
5-20 mins
AD1080L
35
Peachtree Publishers
9781561454730
AGES
READ TIME
AR LEVEL
LEXILE
8-10
5-20 mins
5.9
AD1080L
PAGES
PUBLISHER
ISBN
35
Peachtree Publishers
9781561454730

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