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We Are Patriots: Hope's Diary, Book Two is a book in the My America series by Scholastic. It was the second book in the series to feature the character, Hope Potter, as the lead. It was published in May 2002 and was written by Kristiana Gregory. The book was rereleased in August 2015.


"Dedicated to a new patriot, Han Shu-Chuan Gregory, with admiration and love."

Book description[]

"Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1777
Hope's story continues...

In Book One, Hope's life changes dramatically as the Revolutionary War breaks out.
Now, as America continues to battle for independence, Hope must stay strong–and hope each day for victory!

"Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1777
Hope's Story Continues...

The Revolutionary War continues to rage near Valley Forge, Pennsylvania—close to Hope's home in Philadelphia. Her papa and brother finally return, but when Hope discovers that Papa has joined the Sons of Liberty, she fears they will all be in grave danger.


Historical Note[]


Main article: List of characters in Hope's Diaries


Main article: Kristiana Gregory

Kristiana Gregory is an award-winning children's author. Gregory has written five books in Dear America, three in The Royal Diaries, and three in My America.


Main article: When Freedom Comes


We-Are-Patriots-2.jpg|We Are Patriots
Author eBook
(August 2015)[3]



"Thank you to Thomas Tulba at Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia, for his kind generosity in answering questions and directing me to source material."


  • Glenn Harrington illustrated the portrait of Hope on the cover.[4]


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