The Jennie Woodworth Library


America's First Daughter.

Dray, Stephanie. / Kamoie, Laura Croghan.

Resource Type: Books
Edition: First edition.
Publisher: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.
Place of Pub: New York, NY.
Date Published: 2016.
ISBN: 9780062347268

"P.S. Insights, interviews & more..."--Cover. As Thomas Jefferson's oldest daughter, Patsy becomes his helpmate, protector, and constant companion in the wake of her mother's death. She travels with him when he becomes American minister to France. It is in Paris that Patsy learns about her father's liaison with Sally Hemings, a slave girl her own age. Meanwhile, Patsy has fallen in love with her father's protégé William Short, a staunch abolitionist and ambitious diplomat. Her choices will follow her in the years to come, and as scandal, tragedy, and poverty threaten her family Patsy must decide how much she will sacrifice to protect her father's reputation. Includes bibliographical references.


1. Randolph, Martha Jefferson, -- 1772-1836 -- Fiction.; 2. Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826 -- Fiction.; 3. Children of presidents -- Fiction.; 4. Biographical fiction.; 5. Historical fiction.;

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