Addy Walker and her mother arrive in Philadelphia to begin life as free people. Everything is new to them in the big city. Addy is most happy about two changes. She has a friend for the first time, Sarah, and she goes to school, where she learns to read and write. In school, Addy sits next to Harriet. Harriet is smart, wealthy, and popular, and Harriet has the life that Addy thought freedom would bring her. Addy hopes to be Harriet's friend and Sarah's friend. But Addy ends up having to make a choice. As a result, she learns about real friends. Softcover edition.
Format: Paperback Vendor: American Girl Publishing Publication Date: 1993 Dimensions: 6 X 8 2/4 X 1/4 (inches) ISBN: 1562470779
ISBN-13: 9781562470777 Availability: In Stock Ages: 8-12 Series:American Girl
Addy starts her new life in Philadelphia. At school for the first time, she learns about reading and writing--and more. Part of the "American Girls" series.