Dear America: I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly

The Diary of Patsy, a Freed Girl with Hardcover Book(s) (Dear America)
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ContributionsBarbara Rosenblat (Narrator), SiSi Johnson (Narrator)
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ISBN 101595194770
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Joyce Hansen's Coretta Scott King Honor Book I THOUGHT MY SOUL WOULD RISE AND FLY is now back in print with a gorgeous new package. Patsy, an orphaned slave with a bad leg and a quiet nature, is considered slow by the Davis family/5(15).

"I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly," the fictional diary of "Patsy: a young woman emancipated from slavery at the end of the American Civil War - is a valuable edition in the "Dear America" series.

This book deals with the historical realities of compromised freedom for African-Americans throughout the transitional Reconstruction period/5.

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Hansen, Joyce. I thought my soul would rise and fly: the diary of Patsy, a freed girl, Mars Bluff, South Carolina, / by Joyce Hansen. — (Dear America; 6) Summary: Twelve-year-old Patsy keeps a diary of the ripe but confusing time following the end File Size: KB.

Dear America is a series of historical fiction novels for older girls published by Scholastic in The series was cancelled in with its final release, Hear My r, it was relaunched in the fall of Each book is written in the form of a diary of a young woman's life during important events or time periods in American history.

I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly: The Diary of Patsy, a Freed Girl Dear America: I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly book a fictional diary by Joyce Hansen, her only book for the was the seventh book in Scholastic's Dear book was published in October and republished in July with new cover in series: 7.

Black Slave Owner and Breeder in South Carolina ~ The Interesting Story of William Ellison - Duration: Wise Wanderer 2, views. I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly: The Diary of Patsy, a Freed Girl, Mars Bluff, South Carolina, (Dear America) by Joyce Hansen; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Juvenile fiction, Fiction, History, African Americans, Reconstruction (U.S.

history, ), Diaries, United States in fiction, Diaries in fiction, African Americans in fiction; Places: United States; Times. The Dear America book series by multiple authors includes books Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell, The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania,A Coal Miner's Bride the Diary of Anetka Saminska, and several more.

Here is a series of activities for Joyce Hansen's novel "I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly," a book in the "Dear America" series. There are comprehension quizzes, characterization activities, setting activities, a plot map, conflict questions, and point of view questions.

The majority of the ques 5/5(18). Get this from a library. Dear America: I thought my soul would rise and fly, the diary of Patsy, a freed girl. [Joyce Hansen;] -- Twelve-year-old Patsy keeps a diary of the ripe but confusing time following the end of the Civil War and the granting of freedom to former slaves.

In what book did a character want to live out the rest of his days at the place of their birth but was instead arrested because another character accused him of being disloyal. Dear America: I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly Author: Joyce Hansen America's Battle of the Books Grades Round #1 24 Terms.

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SophiaTe17. I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly chronicles the life of a freed slave girl a few months after emancipation was voted into law. I was pretty sure the book was a work of fiction, but the author did such a good job with making the story believable that I had a few moments of doubt until reading the historical notes at the end which confirmed.

How does it feel to be thought of as a slow dunce only to carry inside you the secret that you can read and write. The answers to these questions are at the heart of I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly by Joyce Hansen.

The idea for Hansen’s addition to the Dear America series came to her while she was working on a book about Reconstruction. I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly The Diary of a Freed Girl Dear America PPBK. $ + $ ShippingSeller Rating: % positive. I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly: The Diary of Patsy,a Freed Girl.

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Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Hansen, Joyce, I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly: The Diary of Patsy,a Freed Girl. New York: Scholastic, MLA Citation (style guide) Hansen, Joyce. I thought my soul would rise and fly: the diary of Patsy, a freed girl. Average Rating.

5 star (1) 4 star (0) 3 star (0) 2 star (0) In this latest addition to the Dear America series, Coretta Scott King Honor-winning author Joyce Hansen presents the inspiring story of Patsy, a freed girl who becomes a great teacher.

Coretta Scott King. The complete series list for - Dear America. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly is a book by Joyce Hansen. It is a diary of a young girl named Patsy who became free from slavery.

It takes place in the South of the Untied States after the Civil War ended. I think that it is a good book because it helps you understand how difficult it was for blacks when the were first freed.5/5(5). I Thought My Soul Would Rise And Fly. Obsessed with travel. Discover unique things to do, places to eat, and sights to see in the best destinations around the world with Bring Me.

Dear America 6 Book Set (I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly, Standing in the Light, My Heart Is on the Ground, Voyage by Joyce Hansen. Dear America: The /5(15). Dear America is a series of historical fiction novels published by Scholastic. The series began in with Kathryn Lasky's A Journey to the New World, until the cancellation in after Hear My Sorrow.

The series was relaunched in the fall ofbefore ending around January A Journey to the New World and Hear My Sorrow were also the first and last books in the relaunch. The books. Almost two decades old, I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly became Joyce Hansen’s third Coretta Scott King Honor Book in ; she’s received four such Honors thus far.

A teacher most of her life, now retired, Hansen explores through Patsy a historical period rarely available in children’s fiction; I’m hard-pressed to think of another.

The Dear America books are a series about fictional young women living in various points of American history, and recording "diaries" of their daily lives and the events around them.

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I thought my soul would rise and fly: the diary of Patsy, a freed girl. [Joyce Hansen] -- Twelve-year-old Patsy keeps a diary of the ripe but confusing time following the end of the Civil War and the granting of freedom to former slaves.

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They ran over when I reached the arbor. I felt as though my soul would rise and fly, as our song says. We walked together to the spinning house. I will call it a schoolroom -- even though it's not a real schoolroom, and I am not a real : Joyce Hansen.