Freedom's Pen Paperback

A Story Based on the Life of Freed Slave and Author Phillis Wheatley

by Wendy Lawton;

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Freedom's Pen

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Description In 1761 Phillis Wheatley was a little girl of seven or eight years old when she was captured in Gambia and brought to America as a slave. But she didn’t let her circumstances keep her down. She learned to read and write in English and Latin, and showed a natural gift for poetry. By the time she was twelve, her elegy at the death of the great pastor George Whitefield brought her worldwide acclaim.

Phillis became known to heads of state, including George Washington himself, speaking out for American independence and the end of slavery. She became the first African American to publish a book, and her writings would eventually win her freedom. More important, her poetry still proclaims Christ almost 250 years later.

Freedom's Pen by Wendy Lawton was published by Moody in February 2009 and is our 35450th best seller. The ISBN for Freedom's Pen is 9780802476395.

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Details for Freedom's Pen

Author / Artist
Book Formatpaperback
PublisherMoody (February 2009)
Number of Pages135
Thickness9 mm
Height190 mm
Width140 mm
Product Code1247328
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