Meet Addy

Paperback | September 1, 1993

byConnie PorterIllustratorMelodye Rosales

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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.

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Addy, a young black girl living in America during the time of slavery, joins the "American Girls" series. Addy overhears her parents talking about escaping slavery. Before they can make the attempt, Master Stevens decides to sell some of his slaves and the family is separated

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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 w...

Adult/young adult author Connie Porter was born in Buffalo, New York, where she started pursuing a writing career in high school. Porter began her career by writing articles for magazines and book reviews in newspapers. She then went on to write the novels All-Bright Court and Imani All Mine.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:69 pages, 8.58 × 6.77 × 3.86 inPublished:September 1, 1993Publisher:American Girl Publishing IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1562470752

ISBN - 13:9781562470753

Appropriate for ages: 7 - 12

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Addy, a young black girl living in America during the time of slavery, joins the "American Girls" series. Addy overhears her parents talking about escaping slavery. Before they can make the attempt, Master Stevens decides to sell some of his slaves and the family is separated