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Hang A Thousand Trees With Ribbons

by Ann Rinaldi

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A wonderfully atmospheric historical novel based on the story of the first African American female poet and a perfect introduction to the subject of slavery. This title is part of Walker Books’ 'New Voices' campaign which throughout 2008 is showcasing some of the brightest new storytelling talents in children’s literature.

Hang A Thousand Trees With Ribbons Synopsis

A historical novel based on the story of Phillis Wheatley - the first African American female poet. It presents an intriguing and moving story of a young girl kidnapped from her home in Senegal and sold, in 1761, as a slave to the wealthy Wheatley family of Boston.

Hang A Thousand Trees With Ribbons Press Reviews

“Rinaldi makes it clear to readers that Wheatley’s good fortune is a double-edged sword that destroys her. A tragic tale, beautifully written and researched.” Kirkus reviews

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ISBN: 9781406312485
Publication date: 06/10/2008
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

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ISBN: 9781406312485
Publication date: 6th October 2008
Author: Ann Rinaldi
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,
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