FIRST Chapter: Life of Washington by Anna C. Reed

Today’s Wild Card author is: Anna C. Reed and the book: Life of Washington New Leaf Publishing Group/Attic Books (November 30, 2009) ***Special thanks to Robert Parrish of New Leaf Press for sending me a review copy.*** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Anna C. Reed, niece of a signer of the Declaration of Independence, authored this amazing work for the ASSU prior to 1850. Originally translated into over 20 languages, the book was among the most widely read biographies of Washington at that time. The ASSU, now called the American Missionary Fellowship, has been associated with some of America’s most prominent citizens and religious leaders. Bushrod Washington, George Washington’s nephew and heir of Mount Vernon, was vide-president of the ASSU until 1829. Other ASSU officers include Francis Scott Key, D.L. Moody, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and John Adams (descendant of both early presidents). Product Details: List Price: $16.99Hardcover: 299 pages Publisher: New Leaf. . .

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