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Other titles in the American Girl series:
A Smart Girl's Guide to Liking Herself, Even on the Bad Days: The Secrets to Trusting Yourself, Being Your Best & Never Letting the Bad Days Bring Y
A Smart Girl's Guide to Knowing What to Say: Finding the Words to Fit Any Situation
A Smart Girl's Guide to Style: How to Have Fun with Fashion, Shop Smart, and Let Your Personal Style Shine Through
A Smart Girl's Guide To Sticky Situations: How to Tackle Tricky, Icky Problems and Tough Times
A Smart Girl's Guide to Understanding Her Family: Feelings, Fighting & Figuring It Out
A Smart Girl's Guide: Babysitting: The Care and Keeping of Kids
A Smart Girl's Guide: Friendship Troubles: Dealing with Fights, Being Left Out, and the Whole Popularity Thing
A Smart Girl's Guide: Manners: The Secrets to Grace, Confidence, and Being Your Best
A Smart Girl's Guide: Middle School (Revised): Everything You Need to Know about Juggling More Homework, More Teachers, and More Friends!
A Smart Girl's Guide: Money (Revised): How to Make It, Save It, and Spend It
A Surprise for Caroline: 1812
Addy Learns a Lesson: A School Story (American Girls Collection)
Addy Saves the Day: A Summer Story (American Girls Collection)
Addy's Surprise: A Christmas Story (American Girls Collection)
Art Starts: Every Page Illustrated by You! (American Girl Library)
Brave Emily (American Girls Collection)
Changes for Addy: A Winter Story (American Girls Collection)
Changes for Josefina: A Winter Story (American Girls Collection)
Changes for Julie: 1974 (American Girls Collection)
Changes for Kirsten: A Winter Story (American Girls Collection)
Changes for Molly: A Winter Story (American Girls Collection)
Changes for Samantha: A Winter Story (American Girls Collection)
Design by Me Tropical: Fancy Art & Fun Display Ideas!
Design by Me Wings: Fancy Art & Fun Display Ideas!
Felicity Learns a Lesson: A School Story (American Girls Collection)
Happy Birthday, Addy!: A Springtime Story (American Girls Collection)
Synopses & Reviews
Addy and her parents have moved to a boarding house. There Addy meets an inspiring friend, M'dear. Like many people who grew up enslaved, Addy doesn't know when she was born, so M'dear urges Addy to claim a day for her birthday. Then M'dear falls ill. When Addy goes out to get medicine, she faces prejudice--and danger. M'dear helps Addy overcome her anger and gives her a deeper understanding of freedom. When Addy finally claims a birthday, it is a special day indeed, and the whole city celebrates.
d helps her face prejudice. Four-color illustrations throughout.
Addy makes a new friend who encourages her to claim a birthday and helps her deal with the prejudice that she and her family face. Part of the "American Girls" series.
ISBN: 9781562470814 ill.: Brown, Bradford Author: Brown, Bradford Author: Porter, Connie Rose Author: Porter, Connie Author: Brown, Bradford Publisher: American Girl Publishing Inc Location: Middleton, WI : Subject: Fiction Subject: Children's fiction Subject: Friendship Subject: United states Subject: Ethnic - African American Subject: Afro-americans Subject: Slavery Subject: Birthdays Subject: Historical - United States - General Subject: Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism Subject: Prejudices Subject: Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical Subject: African Americans Subject: United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Fiction. Subject: People & Places - United States - African-American Subject: Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism Subject: Children s-Historical Fiction-U.S. General Copyright: 1994 Edition Number: 1st ed. Edition Description: Paperback Series: American Girls Collection Paperback Series Volume: 04 Publication Date: 19940931 Binding: TRADE PAPER Grade Level: Elementary and junior high Language: English Illustrations: Yes Pages: 59 p. Dimensions: 8.60x6.16x.23 in. .40 lbs. Age Level: 08-12
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