Meet the Authors
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA,UNO
Meeting Type: Meet the Authors
Cost: Included with full conference and exhibits only registration.
AMERICA'S TEA PARTIES: NOT ONE BUT FOUR! BOSTON, CHARLESTON, NEW YORK, PHILADELPHIA
This well-researched, eye-catching, entertaining, and informative volume is filled with archival illustrations and is great for primary research and as a read-aloud. It will surprise social studies classrooms, shake up US history curriculum, and delight American studies fans as New York, Boston, and Charleston finally join Boston in tea party fame. Award-winning author Marissa Moss describes in detail the resilience and determination of the peoples of all four colonies. Includes timeline, a bibliography, an index, and an author’s note that explains exactly how the author found this incredible little-told story of the tea parties that changed American history forever.