Gretchen Woelfle

Gretchen Woelfle is the author of many books for young readers, including Write On, Mercy! The Secret Life of Mercy Otis Warren, and Jeannette Rankin: Political Pioneer, which also told the stories of pioneering women in American history.

  • Mumbet's Declaration of Independence

    By Gretchen Woelfle

    Read by Susie Berneis

    One woman’s brave actions set a milestone on the road toward ending slavery in the United States.

    “This deceptively simple story is an excellent introduction to the powerful and noble liberties outlined in our state and national constitutions.” - School Library Journal (audiobook)

    Released Tue Feb 10 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • Mumbet's Declaration of Independence

    By Gretchen Woelfle

    Illustrated by Alix Delinois

    Read by Susie Berneis

    One woman’s brave actions set a milestone on the road toward ending slavery in the United States.

    Three stars. “Elizabeth “Mumbet” Freeman and her 1781 court case underscore the fact that this was an important step in the burgeoning Abolitionist movement…this is recommended.” - Video Librarian

    Released Tue Feb 10 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged