Pink and Say
Philomel Books, 1994 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
In a true story, Pinkus Aylee, a black Union soldier, finds Sheldon Curtis left for dead and carries him home to be tended by his mother, but when the two boys attempt to rejoin the Union troops, they are captured and sent to Andersonville Prison.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - penguinasana - LibraryThing
Beautifully illustrated story that gave me chills. Highly recommend as a supplement to history lessons for school aged kids. It's one older kids and adults can both appreciate. It had me itching to go read more Civil War history. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - marmig2 - LibraryThing
“Pink and Say” by Patricia Polacco was an excellent book. It is written in the memory of Pinkus Aylee, an African American soldier who fought alongside Sheldon Curtis in the Civil War. It is written ... Read full review