Sojourner Truth [NOOK Book]

Overview

What do you do when you don't have a home or a family to call your own anymore?
Eleven-year-old Abigail is not entirely sure how she'll find it, but after losing her mother to smallpox and her father to the sea, she knows that it is up to her to build a new life for herself and her little brother, Seth. But carving a future out of the harsh realities of life in Wiscasset, a nineteenth-century Maine seaport, proves difficult, and Abigail fears that there will always be more ...
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Sojourner Truth

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Overview

What do you do when you don't have a home or a family to call your own anymore?
Eleven-year-old Abigail is not entirely sure how she'll find it, but after losing her mother to smallpox and her father to the sea, she knows that it is up to her to build a new life for herself and her little brother, Seth. But carving a future out of the harsh realities of life in Wiscasset, a nineteenth-century Maine seaport, proves difficult, and Abigail fears that there will always be more questions than answers. How long will they be able to stay and work for the young Widow Chase? Will Seth be able to let go of the past?
As the months roll by like waves on the sea, Abigail searches tirelessly for a solution and for an answer to the question she holds most dear: Will they ever find a place to call home again?
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781439113875
  • Publisher: Aladdin
  • Publication date: 5/11/2010
  • Series: Childhood of Famous Americans
  • Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 920,779
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Kathleen Kudlinski was born in Pennsylvania. When she grew up, she studied art and biology at the University of Maine. She became a science teacher, but when she stopped teaching, she tried writing. She is the author of books about Rosa Parks, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Dr. Seuss, and many more.
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Table of Contents

Home in the Cellar 1
Poor Sheep 15
Surprising Friends 29
Baby Slaves 43
Give Me My Son! 58
Wicked City 76
The Sojourn Begins 89
War 116
The Fight Goes On 127
The Last Battle 138
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2012

    SO INSPIRED!!¿¿¿¿!!!!!!!!

    this person is the most awesome person to write about.She has an amazing story.Perfect for smaller kids!

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  • Posted June 24, 2011

    Apple

    Sorjouner truth was a slave.She worked for many slave owners.I am very proud of her for sticking fir womens rights

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  • Posted March 29, 2011

    AWESOME!

    this is a great book. you should read it

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