Hush Harbor: Praying in Secret

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Carolrhoda Books, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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During slavery times, the law states that slaves could not gather together in groups. For Simmy and his family, that means they must worship in secret. This moving story is based on a true practice of African-American slaves--a testament to the power of faith, community, and hope. Full color.

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User Review  - thuvan0301 - LibraryThing

Simmy tell the story about his slave time, how the people keep the cheerful spirit eventhough they endure the hard word and bad treatment. Their people love and support help them to bond and carrying ... Read full review

HUSH HARBOR: Praying in Secret

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When enslaved Africans were brought to the United States, they brought with them their cultures and traditions. Slaveowners worked diligently to strip them of both, but the Africans found ways to ... Read full review

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Author Freddi Williams Evans is an artist/facilitator with the Jefferson Parish Public School System in Harvey, Louisiana.

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