Shadows in the FireBook - 2015
Wise beyond her years, Miss Francine is a twelve-year-old slave girl in Richmond, Virginia, the capital of the Confederacy during the Civil War. She endures the hardships of bondage as well as the oddity of being privately treated as a daughter by her mentally ill white mistress. She dreams of finding her real mother and eventually marrying her fiancé after the war.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Five Star, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2015
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: FICTION Bas
Description: 363 pages : map ; 23 cm