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The Sittin' Up

Shelia P. Moses

When Mr. Bro. Wiley, Bean's adopted grandfather and the last slave man around, dies in the summer of 1940, Bean and his very best friend Pole are some kind of hurt. Everyone in the Low Meadows is. Despite their grief, they are proud and excited to be included in their very first Sittin' Up - a wake for the dead. Bean and Pole know this special week will be one to remember, especially if the coming storm has its way and riles up Ole River enough to flood the Low Meadows right in the middle of Mr. Bro. Wiley's Sittin' Up.

When Mr. Bro. Wiley, Bean's adopted grandfather and the last slave man around, dies in the summer of 1940, Bean and his very best friend Pole are some kind of hurt. Everyone in the Low Meadows is. Despite their grief, they are proud and excited to be included in their very first Sittin' Up - a wake for the dead. Bean and Pole know this special week will be one to remember, especially if the coming storm has its way and riles up Ole River enough to flood the Low Meadows right in the middle of Mr. Bro. Wiley's Sittin' Up.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

When Mr. Bro. Wiley, Bean's adopted grandfather and the last slave man around, dies in the summer of 1940, Bean and his very best friend Pole are some kind of hurt. Everyone in the Low Meadows is. Despite their grief, they are proud and excited to be included in their very first Sittin' Up - a wake for the dead. Bean and Pole know this special week will be one to remember, especially if the coming storm has its way and riles up Ole River enough to flood the Low Meadows right in the middle of Mr. Bro. Wiley's Sittin' Up.

Language:

English

Narrators:

J. D. Jackson

Length:

5h 31m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:36


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

23:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:13


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

17:55


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:57


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

20:55


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:31


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:21


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

11:09


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:53


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:31


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

13:54


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

13:08


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

17:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

14:37


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:17


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

15:45


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:51


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

16:41


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

18:46


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:38


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

08:50


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:24


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

13:31


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

10:23


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

16:30


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:40


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

00:47