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By Walter, Jon
There's a ship down at the dock and there are places for a few, but not many. If you have enough money and know the right people, you might get a ticket. Or you might not.
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This boy has bought me. He owns me body and soul, and my worth has been set at six hundred dollars.
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An epic tale of the American Civil War from the perspective of an educated orphan boy sold into slavery.
A stirringly written account of a freeborn black boy sold into slavery during the Civil War, which earned five starred reviews and was called unforgettable by Kirkus Reviews
For use in schools and libraries only. Samuel, a well-mannered black boy, takes the blame for his mischievous younger brother's prank and is sold into slavery in the South, where he plans diligently to regain his freedom.
First published in the United Kingdom in 2015 as My name's not Friday by David Fickling Books.
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