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868860: Molly Pitcher Molly Pitcher
By Coughlan Publishing

Action-packed non-fiction, the graphic library series present the stories of history in high-interest, graphic novel format. The story of Molly Pitcher's life recounts her childhood, participation at the famous Battle of Monmouth, and activities after the war. Index, glossary, and "more information" fact page are included. 32 pages, softcover. 4th Grade reading level.


420404: Molly Pitcher: Young Patriot Molly Pitcher: Young Patriot
By Augusta Stevenson / Simon & Schuster Trade Sales

The pretty little girl's name was Mary, but everyone called her Molly. This name suited her better. She was lively, and she should have a lively name. One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, this classic has been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With this lively, inspiring, fictionalized biography--easily read by children of eight and up--today's youngster is swept right into history.


112530: They Called Her Molly Pitcher They Called Her Molly Pitcher
By Anne Rockwell / Random House, Inc

This picture book tells the story of Molly Hays--known to history as Molly Pitcher. Carrying water to the American Continental Army during the blistering hot day that the Battle of Monmouth was fought on, when her husband was injured she stepped up to fire his cannon. Made a sergeant by George Washington, she would eventually go back to household duties--but for the rest of her life, asked people to call her Sergeant Molly. The folk-art illustrations were created by oil on canvas with a crackle glaze and sepia tone, and capture the spirit and inspiration Molly provided. 40 pages, ages 4-8.

CD8140: Living Adventures from American History, Volume 1, Audio CD Living Adventures from American History, Volume 1, Audio CD
By Eye In The Ear

Exciting, inspiring, educational stories of Paul Revere, Valley Forge, Molly Pitcher, and Nathan Hale, dramatized by renowned storyteller Frances Kelley. 1 CD.


Preview these Amazon books using the links below.

Molly Pitcher: heroine of the War for Independence
by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack (selected pages)

Molly Pitcher
by Jan Mader (selected pages)

Molly Pitcher
by Christy Devillier (selected pages)

Molly Pitcher
by Carole Marsh (selected pages)

Bob Harrison's On This Day
by Bob Harrison (selected pages)

High Interest Reading
by Walter Haxen (selected pages)

Heroes of the Revolution
by David A. Adler (selected pages)



Picture of statue courtesy of Flickr user oppositeofsuper

Color print of Molly at the cannon courtesy of Wikimedia Commons, (search for Molly Pitcher)

Black and white photos fromA short history of Molly Pitcher, the heroine of the Battle of Monmouth
by John B. Landis 1905 (full view) Google eBook