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The Slave Dancer

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4 out of 5
Based on 964 Ratings and 287 Reviews

Book Description
"Take up the pipe, Claudius," a voice growled near Jessie's bound head. "He's worth nothing without his pipe!"

Snatched from the docks of New Orleans, thirteen-year-old Jessie is thrown aboard a slave ship where he must play his fife so that captured slaves will "dance," to keep their muscles strong and their bodies profitable for their owners' use.

Jessie is sickened as he witnesses... More
Book Information
PublisherListening Library
BindingAudio Cassette (49 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100553476963
ISBN-13978-0553476965
Publication Date07/01/1996
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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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About Peter Macnicol (Narrator, Reader) : Peter Macnicol is a published narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Peter Macnicol include Shiloh, Shiloh, The Slave Dancer.
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7/20/2011 C.K. Volnek tagged as: I read

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