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Picture Book
Pages: 32
Themes: pre-Confederation, Black Loyalist, Birchtown, spring, friendship, patience
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pub Date: 03/01/2017
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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.

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