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Meet Addy: An American Girl (1993)

by Connie Porter

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Series: American Girls: Addy (1), American Girls (Addy 1)

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Nine-year-old Addy Walker escapes from a cruel life of slavery to freedom during the Civil War.

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Age: 8-10 years old
Awards: 1994 Children’s Choice Award
  Jamie202020 | Dec 5, 2022 |
Following the story is information titled "Looking Back 1864". First in a 6 part series.
  VillageProject | Sep 7, 2022 |
A 16-year-old girl cares for her family and meets a seminarian who helps her learn about herself.
  BLTSbraille | Nov 23, 2021 |
The story of Addy, a young African girl, who's enslaved in North Carolina and escapes to freedom with her mother.
  BLTSbraille | Sep 18, 2021 |
  pszolovits | Feb 3, 2021 |
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For my grandmothers, Adele Houston and Mary Jemison Dunn, For the way back to my Addy
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Addy Walker woke up late on a summer's night to hear her parents whispering.
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Nine-year-old Addy Walker escapes from a cruel life of slavery to freedom during the Civil War.

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This is the first book in the "Addy" series of the American Girls Collection. It introduces Addy Walker, a nine-year-old girl who, in 1864, must leave her family behind when she and her mother escape slavery.
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