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The ransom of Mercy Carter

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian captivities -- Massachusetts -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Indian captivities -- Canada -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Mohawk Indians -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Indians of North America -- Québec (Province) -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Deerfield (Mass.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- Queen Anne"s War, 1702-1713 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • United States -- History -- Queen Anne"s War, 1702-1713 -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    In 1704, in the English settlement of Deerfield, Massachusetts, eleven-year-old Mercy and her family and neighbors are captured by Mohawk Indians and their French allies, and forced to march through bitter cold to French Canada, where some adapt to new lives and some still hope to be ransomed.

    Edition Notes

    156,794

    StatementCaroline B. Cooney.
    GenreJuvenile fiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination249 p. ;
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23247822M
    ISBN 100385326157
    LC Control Number00031545
    OCLC/WorldCa44391444

    Trivia Quiz - The Ransom of Mercy Carter Category: Caroline B. Cooney Quiz #, 10 questions, rated Average. By perfectangel This is a quiz on a wonderful book by Caroline B. Cooney. Have fun! Available Formats. Choose one to start playing: Take Quiz: Single Page HTML format. Take your time. At first Mercy's only hope is that the English government in Boston will send ransom for her and the other white settlers. But days turn into months and Mercy, who has become a Kahnawake daughter, thinks less and less of ransom, of Deerfield, and even of her "English" family.


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After their village The ransom of Mercy Carter book burned and many The ransom of Mercy Carter book its residents killed, Mercy and more than other 4/5(6). Deerfield, Massachusetts--late February, Although the town is surrounded by a foot-high wall and soldiers stand guard, Mercy Carter doesn’t feel completely safe.

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One dark, cold winter night, her life changes forever. The Ransom of Mercy Carter tells the story of, well, Mercy Carter, an eleven year old girl whose town (Deerfield, Massachusetts) is destroyed by Indians in She and many other children from Deerfield are forced to march to Canada on their own foot power.

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The Ransom of Mercy Carter is the only book I’ve ever written whose main character was a real person who chose her own fate. It was strange to write a book where I could not make up my own ending. Reviews “Gripping and thought provoking.” —Publishers Weekly “The drama of history unfolds in this gripping tale.” —School Library Journal.

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Cooney available from Rakuten Kobo. Deerfield, Massachusetts is one of the most remote, and therefore dangerous, settlements in the English colonies. In Brand: Random House Children's Books.

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Mercy Carter The main character; puritan; doesn’t take ransom; year-old; given the name Munnonock which means ‘Alone Star’ by Tannhahorens; puts her family down Eben Nims Married Sara; had his spirit broken and rebuilt; Mercy’s friend; runs a gauntlet Zeb & John The first two captives Eliza Married an Indian, went into cardiac shock after [ ].

The Ransom Of Mercy Carter Book Information. Title: The Ransom Of Mercy Carter. Author: Cooney, Caroline B. Isbn: Inan Indian tribe attacks the town, and Mercy Carter becomes separated from the rest of her family.

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