Unspoken Cover


A Story from the Underground Railroad

By Henry Cole

Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780545399975, 40pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2012

A young girl's courage is tested in this haunting, wordless story. When a farm girl discovers a runaway slave hiding in the barn, she is at once startled and frightened. But the stranger's fearful eyes weigh upon her conscience, and she must make a difficult choice. Illustrations.

About the Author
Henry Cole has illustrated more than fifty books for children, including "And Tango Makes Three", "Oink?", and "Little Bo in France". A former elementary school teacher, he now writes and paints full time.