Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship &

Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship & Freedom ePUB ½ Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale MOBI :º Crossing Bok PDF/EPUB or Chitto: A ePUB ´ Chitto: A Choctaw Tale PDF or Bok Chitto: A Epub à There is a river called Bok Chitto that cuts through Mississippi In the days before the War Between the States, in the days before the Trail of Tears, Bok Chitto was a bound. There is a river called Bok Chitto that cuts through Mississippi In the days before the War Between the States, in the days before the Trail of Tears, Bok Chitto was a boundary On one side of the river lived the Choctaws On the other side lived the plantation owners and their slaves If a slave escaped and made his way across Bok Chitto, the slave was freeThus begins Crossing Bok Chitto, told by award winning Choctaw storyteller Tim Tingle and brought to life with the rich illustrations of Jeanne Rorex BridgesMartha Tom, a young Choctaw girl, knows better than to cross Bok Chitto, but one day in search of blackberries she disobeys her mother and finds herself on the other side A tall slave discovers Martha Tom A friendship begins between Martha Tom and the slave s family, most particularly his young son, Little Mo Soon afterwards, Little Mo s mother finds out that she is going to be sold The situation seems hopeless, except that Martha Tom teaches Little Mo s family how to walk on water to their freedom