Book List in Order: 3 titles


  • In the early nineteenth century, enslaved Africans are not allowed to gather together in groups. For Simmy and his family, that means they must worship in secret. If they are caught, the punishment will be terrible. Simmy's job is to watch for danger...



  • Many stories have been told about the Battle of New Orleans, but none by the drummer, Jordan Noble, whose rumble summoned Gen. Andrew Jackson�s troops to action. �Old Jordan,� as he was affectionately known, tells his story to young re...



  • Mable Jean wants to go to school. She has to walk five miles to get there, though, and her papa told her that if she can't keep up, she'll have to wait another year. Mable Jean asks her parents why the black children don't have a bus, too....





Award-Winning Books by Freddi Williams Evans

A Bus of Our Own
2004 Mississippi Authors Award -- Special Recognition