Hang a thousand trees with ribbons : the story of Phillis Wheatley
Title
Hang a thousand trees with ribbons : the story of Phillis Wheatley

Author
Rinaldi, Ann.

ISBN
9780152053932

Publication Information
Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, c2005.

Physical Description
336 p. ; 18 cm.

General Note
Originally published: 1st Gulliver Books paperback ed., 1996.

Reading Level
560 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784-Fiction.

Subject Term
African Americans -- Fiction.
 
Women poets -- Fiction.
 
Slaves -- Fiction.
 
Poets -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Fiction.

Genre
Biographical fiction.

Summary
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.


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Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)BookYA FICTION RIN11Teen Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookYA FICTION RIN11Teen Collection
Stillwater Public LibraryBookJ FICTION RIN11Children's Collection