Most widely held works about Ann Rinaldi
Most widely held works by Ann Rinaldi
Come Juneteenth by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 3,052 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Luli and her family face tragedy after failing to tell their slaves that President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation made them free.
Nine days a queen : the short life and reign of Lady Jane Grey by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,615 libraries worldwide
Lady Jane Grey, who at sixteen was Queen of England for nine days before being executed, recounts her life story from the age of nine.
My heart is on the ground : the diary of Nannie Little Rose, a Sioux girl by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
In the diary account of her life at a government-run Pennsylvania boarding school in 1880, a twelve-year-old Sioux Indian girl reveals a great need to find a way to help her people.
The journal of Jasper Jonathan Pierce, a Pilgrim boy by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
A fourteen-year-old indentured servant keeps a journal of his experiences on the Mayflower and during the building of Plymouth Plantation in 1620 and 1621.
The color of fire : a novel by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
Someone is setting fires in New York City ... In 1741, America is at war with Catholic Spain. Phoebe watches as her town erupts into mass hysteria when the whites in New York City accuse the black slaves of planning an uprising. With people implicating each other at every turn, Phoebe has to decide if she's willing to save her friend Cuffee from execution, or if her own conscience and quest for freedom will be singed by her indiscretions.
A break with charity : a story about the Salem witch trials by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,705 libraries worldwide
While waiting for a church meeting in 1706, Susanna English, daughter of a wealthy Salem merchant, recalls the malice, fear, and accusations of witchcraft that tore her village apart in 1692.
Wolf by the ears by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
Harriet Hemings, rumored to be the daughter of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings, one of his black slaves, struggles with the problems facing her--to escape from the velvet cage that is Monticello, or to stay, and thus remain a slave.
Hang a thousand trees with ribbons : the story of Phillis Wheatley by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized biography of the eighteenth-century African woman who, as a child, was brought to New England to be a slave, and after publishing her first poem when a teenager, gained renown throughout the colonies as an important black American poet.
An acquaintance with darkness by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
When her mother dies and her best friend's family is implicated in the assassination of President Lincoln, fourteen-year-old Emily Pigbush must go live with an uncle she suspects of being involved in stealing bodies for medical research.
Time enough for drums by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
Jemima comes of age and finds romance and danger in this novel set during the American Revolution. Sixteen-year-old Jem and her servant struggle to keep things going at home in Trenton, New Jersey, when the family men join the war for independence from the British king.
Girl in Blue by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
To escape an abusive father and an arranged marriage, fourteen-year-old Sarah, dressed as a boy, leaves her Michigan home to enlist in the Union Army, and becomes a soldier on the battlefields of Virginia as well as a Union spy working in the house of Confederate sympathizer Rose O'Neal Greenhow in Washington, D.C.
Numbering all the bones by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,370 libraries worldwide
"It is 1864, the Civil War is moving toward an end. President Lincoln has proclaimed his 'great measure, ' and Southern slaves are slowly gaining their freedom. But for thirteen-year-old Eulinda, a house slave on a Georgia plantation, it is the most difficult time of her life ..."
A stitch in time by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
Shortly after the War of Independence, Hannah sees her family being torn apart by old secrets and new developments, as her sister resolves to marry a sea captain and other siblings prepare to help start a new town in the Northwestern Territory.
Taking liberty : the story of Oney Judge, George Washington's runaway slave by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
After serving Martha Washington loyally for twenty years, Oney Judge realizes that she is just a slave and must decide if she will run away to find true freedom.
In my father's house by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Danish and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
For two sisters growing up surrounded by the Civil War, there is conflict both outside and inside their house.
The coffin quilt : the feud between the Hatfields and the McCoys by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
In the 1880s, young Fanny McCoy witnesses the growth of a terrible and violent feud between her Kentucky family and the West Virginia Hatfields, complicated by her older sister Roseanna's romance with a Hatfield.
Brooklyn Rose by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
On St. Helena Island, South Carolina, fifteen year-old Rose meets and marries Rene, a Yankee from Brooklyn, New York, who takes her north to his home where she encounters many differences in attitudes and lifestyles.
The fifth of March : a story of the Boston Massacre by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 1,304 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Rachel Marsh, an indentured servant in the Boston household of John and Abigail Adams, is caught up in the colonists' unrest that eventually escalates into the massacre of March 5, 1770.
The last silk dress by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
During the Civil War, Susan finds a way to help the Confederate Army and uncovers a series of mysterious family secrets.
Cast two shadows : the American revolution in the South by Ann Rinaldi ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,243 libraries worldwide
In South Carolina in 1780, fourteen-year-old Caroline sees the Revolutionary War take a terrible toll among her family and friends and, along with a startling revelation about her own background, comes to understand the true nature of war.
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