Selling Points: pre-Confederation, Black Loyalist, Birchtown, spring, friendship, patience
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pub Date: Jan/03/2017
The first children's picture book set in historic Birchtown, Nova Scotia, Abigail's Wish is a window into the life of a Black Loyalist family during the early years of the historic colony. Through the eyes of young Abigail, this stunning collaboration between poet and novelist Gloria Ann Wesley and award-winning illustrator Richard Rudnicki will teach young readers about Black Loyalist life and the value of friendship and patience.