ChainsBook - 2008
From Library Staff
CRRLKids Aug 04, 2017
I've always recommended Laurie Halse Anderson to teens interested in a solid historical fiction read with a bit of mystery and intrigue, and this book is no exception. Isabel is a strong female protagonist who a lot of teens might relate to when it comes to taking risks while still holding strong... Read More »
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blue_butterfly_4819 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 99
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This book is about the story of a young African American girl who gets taken away from her family along with her little sister, and travels to the early East Coast U.S.A. in the 1700's when our country was first being established.
she gets taken away from her family and put on sell and she gets sold to a white man and is always getting beat and she loses her bestfriend so she keeps wondering when it is going to end?
Isabel has to be a slave. She has to suffer when her sister is taken.
She escapes with a boy named curzon.