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Summary:

Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library YA FIC DRAPER (Text) 33892100123927 Young Adult Fiction Book None 08/28/2013 Available -
Hood River County Library YA FIC DRAPER (Text) 33892100123844 Young Adult Fiction Book None 08/23/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0689821816
  • ISBN: 9780689821813
  • Physical Description: 302 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2006]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Citation/References Note:
Wilson's Senior High School, November 2006
Wilson's Junior High School, August 2006
School Library Journal starred, January 2006
Booklist starred, February 2006
Library Media Connection starred, August 2006
Horn Book, October 2006
Bulletin (Center for Children's books), April 2006
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), February 2006
Teacher Librarian, December 2006
Summary, etc.:
Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.
Target Audience Note:
Young Adult Follett Library Resources
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.2 11.0 104029
Awards Note:
Coretta Scott King Award (Author Award), 2007
Subject: Slavery > Juvenile fiction
Indentured servants > Juvenile fiction.
South Carolina > History > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 > Juvenile fiction.
Florida > History > Spanish colony, 1565-1763 > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > History > 18th century > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction
Genre: Juvenile materials.

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