Addy's Surprise: A Christmas Story

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Paw Prints, Oct 1, 2008 - 65 pages
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Knowing that Christmas will be hard without the rest of her family, Addy sets out to earn money to give her mother a special Christmas gift, but after discovering the plight of newly freed slaves, she decides to give her money to the Freedman's Fund. Simultaneous.

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I bought this as a gift to my little nieces. Connie Porter has done a superb job of using facts from slavery and post slavery America to tell a story to hope strength endurance and overcoming. The ... Read full review

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Addy's Surprise: A Christmas story is about a young African American girl living in the post-Civil War era. Addy and her mother escape to freedom and explore all of the changes that come along with it ... Read full review

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