Addy Walker’s family is planning a dangerous escape from slavery during the summer of 1864. But before they can leave, the most terrible thing Addy can imagine happens—Poppa and her brother, Sam, are sold! Addy and Momma decide they must head out on their own. Although the road to freedom is difficult, Addy’s new life brings new friends, school, and even the opportunity to help others. But when will her family be reunited?
This first volume of Addy’s classic stories tells how she bravely takes her freedom—and never gives up hope that her family will be together again. 168 pages. Paperback. Author: Connie Porter. Ages 8+