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The Resource Addy learns a lesson : a school story, by Connie Porter ; illustrations by Melodye Rosales ; vignettes, Renée Graef, Jane Varda

Addy learns a lesson : a school story, by Connie Porter ; illustrations by Melodye Rosales ; vignettes, Renée Graef, Jane Varda

Label
Addy learns a lesson : a school story
Title
Addy learns a lesson
Title remainder
a school story
Statement of responsibility
by Connie Porter ; illustrations by Melodye Rosales ; vignettes, Renée Graef, Jane Varda
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the year 1864, young Addy Walker and her mother try to escape slavery by fleeing to the North after her father is sold again & they are separated. After their escape from North Carolina to Philadelphia, Addy and her mother begin their new life as free people as her mother gets a paying job and Addy goes to school and learns a lesson in true friendship. Addy Walker is a proud, courageous girl growing up during the Civil War. Addy's stories tell of her daring escape and the challenges they face afterward as they try to reunite their family. But Addy's stories are about much more than hardship. They are full of the love and hope that help her get through the worst of times and keep her dreams alive! Addy starts her new life in Philadelphia
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porter, Connie Rose
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 7 and up"--Cover p. [4]
LC call number
PZ7.P825
LC item number
Ad 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rosales, Melodye
  • Varda, Jane
  • Graef, Renee
Series statement
  • The American girls collection
  • American girl
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • Friendship
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • Friendship
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Addy learns a lesson : a school story, by Connie Porter ; illustrations by Melodye Rosales ; vignettes, Renée Graef, Jane Varda
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm28255035
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
68 p.
Isbn
9781562470777
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
93007825
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)28255035
Label
Addy learns a lesson : a school story, by Connie Porter ; illustrations by Melodye Rosales ; vignettes, Renée Graef, Jane Varda
Publication
Control code
ocm28255035
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
68 p.
Isbn
9781562470777
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
93007825
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)28255035

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