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Letters from a Slave Boy: The Story of Joseph Jacobs

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4 out of 5
Based on 15 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
Like his mother and grandmother before him, Joseph Jacobs was born into slavery. Joseph lives with his grandmother and sister in North Carolina, but he has not seen his mother for more than seven years. Unbeknownst to Joseph, his mother, Harriet, has been hiding from her owner in the attic of the house that Joseph lives in. But when Harriet's hiding place is in danger of being revealed, she is for... More
Book Information
PublisherAtheneum Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages208
ISBN-100689878672
ISBN-13978-0689878671
Publication Date01/09/2007
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About Mary E. Lyons (Author) : Mary E. Lyons is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Mary E. Lyons include The Poison Place, Letters from a Slave Boy: The Stor... more
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