The Sign Painter's Secret, Dorothy & Thomas Hoobler

The Sign Painter’s Secret

By Dorothy & Thomas Hoobler
Level 4

The official description reads: “When the Redcoats occupy her house in Philadelphia, young Annie MacDougal finds a way to help General Washington’s troops at Valley Forge.” This 52-page book published in 1991 is an interesting and wholesome story with great educational value.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Region North America, United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Period 18th Century, 1700s, late 1700s
Genre Historical Fiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 3.5 Moral Value
  • 4 Educational Value
  • 3.5 Literary Value
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