Addy, Book 1: Meet Addy: An American Girl (American Girl 1864)

Addy, Book 1:  Meet Addy: An American Girl   (American Girl 1864)

Addy Walker's family is planning a dangerous escape from slavery in the summer of 1864. But before they can make the escape, the worst happens--Master Stevens decides to sell some of his slaves, including Poppa and Addy's brother, Sam. Addy and Momma take the terrible risk of escaping by themselves, hoping that the family eventually will be together again in Philadelphia. Set during America's own struggle over slavery, the Civil War, Addy's story is one of great courage and love--love of family and love of freedom.--from the publisher

69 pages   978-1562470760    Ages 7-10


In 1864, the members of Addy Walker's family are separated when their owner sells some of his slaves, and Addy and her mother risk everything to escape to Philadelphia, in the hope that their family will someday be together again.--from the publisher

69 pages   978-1562470760   Ages 7-10

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