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The Letter Writer

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Book Description
Eleven-year-old Harriet Whitehead is an outsider in her own family. She feels accepted and important only when she is entrusted to write letters for her blind stepmother. Then Nat Turner, a slave preacher, arrives on her family's plantation and Harriet befriends him, entranced by his gentle manner and eloquent sermons about an all-forgiving God. When Nat asks Harriet for a map of the county to hel... More
Book Information
PublisherHarcourt Children's Books
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages224
Publication Date11/01/2008
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About Ann Rinaldi (Author) : Ann Rinaldi is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Ann Rinaldi include Brooklyn Rose (Unabridged), An Unlikely Friendship: A Novel of Mary To... more
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