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The Slave Dancer

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3.9 out of 5
Based on 2,584 Ratings and 354 Reviews

Book Description
Jessie Bollier often played his fife to earn a few pennies down by the New Orleans docks. One afternoon a sailor asked him to pipe a tune, and that evening Jessie was kidnapped and dumped aboard The Moonlight, a slave ship, where a hateful duty awaited him. He was to play music so the slaves could "dance" to keep their muscles strong, their bodies profitable. Jessie was sickened by the thought of ... More
Book Information
PublisherLaurel-Leaf Books
BindingPaperback (49 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages144
ISBN-100440961327
ISBN-13978-0440961321
Publication Date03/12/1997
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About Paula Fox (Author) : Paula Fox is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Paula Fox include One Eyed Cat, Monkey Island, The Slave Dancer, and Traces.
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