Emma's Journal (Hardcover)

The Story of a Colonial Girl

By Marissa Moss

Harcourt Children's Books, 9780152020255, 56pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 1999

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/1/2001)
Prebound (5/1/2001)

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Description

The year is 1774 and trouble is brewing in Massachusetts. The British army has blockaded Boston and ten-year-old Emma Millar is stuck at Aunt Harmony's house in the city, far from her family. Her only companion is snobbish Thankful Bliss, who denounces the Revolution and treats Emma like a country bumpkin. Emma wants desperately to help the American struggle for freedom.When Papa gives her a secret code the militia uses, Emma finally gets her chance to change the course of history.