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Addy's surprise : a Christmas story / by Connie Porter ; illustrations, Dahl Taylor ; vignettes, Renée Graef, Jane S. Varda.

By: Porter, Connie Rose, 1959-.
Contributor(s): Taylor, Dahl.
Series: American girls collection. Publisher: Middleton, WI : Pleasant Co., c2000Description: 65 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781562470791.Report number: BBSubject(s): African Americans -- Fiction | Christmas stories | Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- FictionSummary: Addy and her mother forgo their Christmas plans to help the newly freed slaves arriving in Philadelphia during the Civil War.Abstract: (A Christmas Story, American Girls series, Book 3) Addy wants to give mamma a present to brighten her Christmas holidays. To save money for it, Addy decides to keep half her tips she earns making deliveries. But when Addy sees the plight of newly freed slaves, she decides to give her money to the Freeman's Fund instead.
List(s) this item appears in: Juvenile Books Ages 8-12
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Juvenile/Ages 8-12 BB-0368 JVI Available (An American Girl, Book 3) 30901000089584

\"Book three, 1864\"--Cover.

Addy and her mother forgo their Christmas plans to help the newly freed slaves arriving in Philadelphia during the Civil War.

(A Christmas Story, American Girls series, Book 3) Addy wants to give mamma a present to brighten her Christmas holidays. To save money for it, Addy decides to keep half her tips she earns making deliveries. But when Addy sees the plight of newly freed slaves, she decides to give her money to the Freeman's Fund instead.

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