My Name is Not Friday

Pages 384 My Name is Not Friday Free Epub ☆ Jon Walter
  • My Name is Not Friday
  • Hardcover
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  • Jon Walter
  • 10 June 2019
  • 0545855225

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☆ 1602C4 ç Free Epub ↠´ My Name is Not Friday 6E0DDB Well mannered Samuel and his mischievous younger brother Joshua are free black boys living in an orphanage during the end of the Civil War Samuel takes the blame for Joshua s latest prank, and the consequence is worse than he could ever imagine He s taken from the orphanage to the South, given a new name Friday and sold into slavery What follows is a heartbreaking but hopeful account of Samuel s journey from freedom, to captivity, and back again Rather slow, and starts early on with Samuel aka Friday getting kicked out of his orphanage because someone has defecated on t I WROTE THIS REVIEW FOR KIDSREADS TEENREADS.
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My Name is Not Friday is a superb book My Name is Not Friday and even though it is just the start of 2016, I believe that we will find My Name is Not Friday on many 2016 best books My Name is Not Friday lists This historical fiction novel features 13 year old Samuel, an African American boy who has spent half his life in an orphanage run by Father Mosely after his mother died giving birth to his baby brother, Joshua Considering that Samuel is alive during the height of the Civil War, his l I WROTE THIS REVIEW FOR KIDSREADS TEENREADS.
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My Name is Not Friday is a superb book My Name is Not Friday and even though it is just the start of 2016, I believe that we will find My Name is Not Friday on many 2016 best books My Name is Not Friday lists This historical fiction novel features 13 year old Sam Rather slow, and starts early on with Samuel aka Friday getting kicked out of his orphanage because someone has defecated on the altar of the church, and he admits to it That was a bit odd This author has some work to do before he really understands middle grade, no matter what David Fickling has to say in his effusive foreword Maybe it s the difference between British fiction and US Don t think this would work with my students at all.
I tried really hard to like this book My Name is Not Friday because it got great reviews and has a good premise But I couldn t see what all the fuss was about The opening lines are great They grabbed my attention and I wanted to read My Name is Not Friday , but characters weren t as strong as they could beAlso, I found it really unrealistic that race was not a part of describing characters The first mention of race occurs on page 39 with the use of the n word Very poor execution I think race differences would have been taught to I tried really hard to like this book My Name is Not Friday because it got great reviews and has a good premise But I couldn t see what all the fuss was about The opening lines are great They grabbed my attention and I wanted to read My Name is Not Friday , but characters weren t as strong as they could beAlso, I found it really unreali This reminded me of both Twelve Years a Slave and Buffalo Girl a stolen free child is forced into slavery and survives the ordeal through to the coming of the Civil War to his plantation and attempts at escape and a return to his family.
Buffalo Girl follows its protagonist, as this does, through the ordeal of what it was to be a slave and through to the battles facing them after emancipation as the war did little to help former workers into equal lives with their former owners It was al This reminded me of both Twelve Years a Slave and Buffalo Girl a stolen free child is forced into slavery and survives the ordeal through to the coming of the Civil War to his plantation and attempts at escape and a retu º My Name is Not Friday Ê I loved this book My Name is Not Friday I like the cover of the version I read My Name is Not Friday better than the one featured above, though Samuel is abducted from an orphanage sometime during the Civil War Time and place are intentionally vague, though the author based scenes and dialogues on primary source documents Samuel and every character in the novel resonate with authenticity The story follows Samuel as he is betrayed and enslaved and sold to a widow and son with a struggling slave labor camp of cotton If I have one quib I loved this book My Name is Not Friday I like the cover of the version I read My Name is Not Friday better than the one featured above, though Samuel is abducted from an orphanage sometime during the Civil War Time and place are intentionally vague, though the author based scenes and dialogues on primary source documents Samuel and every character in the novel resonate And I could be Moses I really could p.
170Friday, whose real name is Samuel, is on a mission from God It may sound hokey or preachy to you but it s actually quite poignant by the end of the book.
Initially, his mission is his younger brother, Joshua Since his mother dies birthing Joshua, Samuel is tasked with taking care of his brother and making she he behaves at the orphanage while they are placed But that act of protection is what lands Samuel in the hands of a rogue slave trader, who re And I could be Moses I really could p.
170Friday, whose real name is Samuel, is on a mission from God It may sound hokey or preachy to you but it s actually quite poignant by the end of the book.
Initially, his mission is his younger brother, Joshua Since his mother dies birthing Joshua, Samuel is tasked with taking care of his brother and making she he behav My Name is Not Friday was a good book, it made me feel so many different emotions at the same time I could never decide whether I liked Mrs Allen or not she was relativity nice to the slaves, caring for Samuel when he got hurt but she also did not hesitate to whip or put chains on Hubbard, so I am unsure of how I feel about her.
the last one and a half ish sections of the book My Name is Not Friday were the saddest parts I was so upset when view spoiler Gerald died, even though he and Samuel weren t exactly My Name is Not Friday was a good book, it made me feel so many different emotions at the same time I could never decide whether I liked Mrs Allen or not she was relativity nice to the slaves, caring for Samuel when he got hurt but she also did not hesitate to whip or put chains on Hubbard, so I am unsure of how I feel about her.
the last one and a half ish sections of the bo Something about this book My Name is Not Friday just failed to click with me the characters, the narrative style, the audiobook reader something just didn t work Stopped right away Maybe I should give it another chance later.
mannered Samuel and his mischievous younger brother Joshua are free black boys living in an orphanage during the end of the Civil War Samuel takes the blame for Joshua s latest prank, and the consequence is worse than he could ever imagine He s taken from the orphanage to the South, given a new name Friday and sold into slavery What follows is a heartbreaking but hopeful account of Samuel s Free Epub ↠´ My Name is Not Friday journey from freedom, to captivity, and back again I will be thinking about this book My Name is Not Friday for a long time to come

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