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Runaway Jack


Book Description
The time is the 1840s, and Jack, a young black slave, is sold at auction. Separated from Molly, his beloved younger sister, he is sent to Mississippi and forced to work in the cotton fields for a harsh and demanding master. Making his escape, he stows away on a Mississippi steamer. It would seem only a matter of time before Jack is discovered, captured, and sent back to the plantation, but good fo... More
Book Information
PublisherBarrons Educational Series
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-10B001QCX6P2
Publication Date08/01/2004
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About Stewart Lees (Author) : Stewart Lees is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Stewart Lees include The Lucky Sovereign, Runaway Jack, My First Word Book.
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