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The Long Journey Home: Stories from Black History

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 17 Ratings and 8 Reviews

Book Description
Meet Rambler, a runaway slave roaming the countryside with a guitar, who knows the only way to stay free is to keep moving. Louis is another runaway, fleeing the plantation where he was raised, because he is about to be sold. And Jake and Mandy's marriage is damaged by slavery-and destroyed by freedom. Here is the African-American experience, brought alive by a master storyteller.
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages160
ISBN-100140389814
ISBN-13978-0140389814
Publication Date01/01/1998
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About Julius Lester (Author) : Julius Lester is a published adapter, author, and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Julius Lester include Black Folktales, John Henry, Cupid: A Tale... more
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