|Henry Climbs a Mountain (2003) [Picture Book]|
by D.B. Johnson
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(From the publisher):
Henry wants to climb a mountain, and nothing is going to stop him. Then Sam, the tax collector, puts him in jail for not paying his taxes. Henry refuses to pay to a state that allows slavery. But being locked up doesn"t stop Henry. He still gets to splash in rivers, swing from trees, and meet a stranger. This bear, modeled on the real Henry David Thoreau, roams free.
Original title: Henry Climbs a Mountain
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Social Issues