The Witch of Blackbird Pond / Ведьма с пруда Черных Дроздов. 10-11 классы
Элизабет Джордж Спир. The Witch of Blackbird Pond / Ведьма с пруда Черных Дроздов. 10-11 классы
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On a morning in April, 1687, the brigantine Dolphin sailed into Saybrook harbor. Kit Tyler was standing on the deck, looking at the land for the first time in five weeks.
“There’s Connecticut Colony,” someone spoke in her ear. She looked up, surprised. The whole long voyage the captain’s son didn’t say a word to her. But she had often noticed him, his thin figure, tanned skin and sunburned hair. His name was Nathaniel Eaton or just Nat. “How do you like it?” he asked.
“I wouldn’t have, if I had known that you could swim.”
“Swim?” she was surprised. “My grandfather taught me to swim before I could walk.”