The Double Life of Pocahontas


by Jean Fritz, 95 pages


Item Number: 3366

This book for the blind is offered in Standard Grade 2, Uncontracted Grade 1, or Unified English Braille. What is Grade 2 Braille? Purchase in Unified English Braille

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Product Description:

(Boston Globe/Horn Book Award);
(ALA Notable Children's Book)

"Pocahontas, the daughter of the seventeenth-century Indian chief Powhatan, saved the life of Captain John Smith and later married John Rolfe. In tracing the girl's life, the author has explored the history of the Jamestown colony from 1607 to 1622 and has given an account of the often unhappy relationship between the colonists and the Indians." - Horn Book, Bibliography.

"Jean Fritz removes the romantic varnish from the Pocahontas legend and turns history into engrossing reality." - The New Yorker.

For ages 9 to 13.

Package Weight: about 1.8 pounds.

(From the Biographies shelf.)