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Product Description: This Coretta Scott King Honor Book provides a much-needed window into a little-documented time in black history. The poignant story, based on the memoir of Maritcha Rémond Lyons, shows what it was like to be a black child born free and living in New York City in the mid-1800s.

Paperback:

9781419716263 | Harry N Abrams Inc, March 17, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This Coretta Scott King Honor Book provides a much-needed window into a little-documented time in black history.

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A poignant story of Maritcha Rémond Lyons, born and raised in New York City, tells what it was like to be a black child born free during the days of slavery, and her fight to attend a whites-only high school in Providence, Rhode Island.

Hardcover:

9780810950450 | Harry N Abrams Inc, October 5, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Based on an actual memoir written by Maritcha Remond Lyons, who was born and raised in New York City, this poignant story tells what it was like to be a black child born free during the days of slavery.

Product Description: True story about 13-year-old Phoebe, a free black, who, disguised as the housekeeper in the home of an American Revolutionary war general, was really a spy whose job was to guard his life.
By Margot Tomes (illustrator)

Reinforced:

9780606247030 | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $15.85 | also contains Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.
9780606040792 | Demco Media, February 1, 1989, cover price $11.50 | also contains Phoebe the Spy, Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City

Prebinding:

9781439529904 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: True story about 13-year-old Phoebe, a free black, who, disguised as the housekeeper in the home of an American Revolutionary war general, was really a spy whose job was to guard his life.
9780613861854 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2002, cover price $17.20 | also contains Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.

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During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.

Reinforced:

9780606247030 | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $15.85 | also contains Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.
9780606040792 | Demco Media, February 1, 1989, cover price $11.50 | also contains Phoebe the Spy, Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City

Prebinding:

9780613861854 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2002, cover price $17.20 | also contains Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.
9780833571762 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $12.35 | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City

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During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.

Paperback:

9780698119567 | Reissue edition (Puffin, August 1, 2002), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City.
9780590424325 | Scholastic Paperbacks, February 1, 1989, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City

Reinforced:

9780606040792 | Demco Media, February 1, 1989, cover price $11.50 | also contains Phoebe the Spy, Phoebe the Spy | About this edition: During the Revolution, Phoebe Fraunces has a chance to save the life of General George Washington while he has dinner at Mortier House in New York City

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