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free read Priscilla and the Hollyhocks ð PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB å Priscilla is only four years old when her mother is sold to another master All Priscilla has to remember her mother by are the hollyhocks she planted by the cow pond At age ten Priscilla is sold to a Cherokee family and continues her life as a slaIl of Tears brings a chance encounter that leads to her freedomIncludes an author's note with details about this fascinating true story as well as instructions for making hollyhock dol. I didn't like the language graphic text for K 3I 'membered the sound of other slaves' screams as Master beat them My poundin' heart echoed the blows Master struck against black bodies unnatural language Home we went to a family who claimed me slave no longer distracting vernacular Is this why I didn't feel empathy for the characterAlso the amazing and true coincidence of Priscilla's second meeting with Mr Silkwood seems beyond belief since it looks like they recognized each other after only one brief and unlikely conversation And yet the real story as detailed online in an article titled 'Southern Illinois history lost on Cherokee Trail of Tears accessed 012209 from wwwillinoishistorycomtrailoftears is fascinating It's unfortunate that it's told here in such uninviting language and flat illustrations In fact it isn't until the final double page spread that Priscilla comes to life sitting in a field of hollyhocks which are her mother's legacy safe at last

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Priscilla is only four years old when her mother is sold to another master All Priscilla has to remember her mother by are the hollyhocks she planted by the cow pond At age ten Priscil. My Review This is a well written story based on facts Anne Broyles takes us on a journey into Priscilla's childhood as she is sold from one family to another until she found Massa Silkwood who set her free and adopted her into his family of fifteen Priscilla was not only saved by Mr Silkwood but also by hollyhocks Old Sylvia told her how her mother will make hollyhock dolls and set it to sail on the cow pond When she watches her flower dolls float on the cow pond she felt her mother’s smile Is show how the flowers represented a strong memory of her mother who was sold when she was a very young child Priscilla always had a hand full of seeds with her and planed them where ever she went She was sold to a Cherokee family when her master died Read about the brief history of the Cherokee as they were told to leave their homes and lands Priscilla found freedom and a happy life thereafter Great illustrations by Anna Alter which capture the story I highly recommend this book for every schools and librariesAges 4 8Pages 32FTC Disclosure I received a review copy of this book from the author in exchange for a fair and honest review I was not monetarily compensated for my opinion in any way

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Priscilla and the HollyhocksLa is sold to a Cherokee family and continues her life as a slave She keeps hope for a better life alive by planting hollyhocks wherever she goes At last her forced march along the Tra. This is a wonderful historical fiction picture book I read this book to my daughter to supplement Alabama History 4th grade While this story doesn't occur in Alabama it does have references to slavery and the Trail of Tears which tied in perfectly