Unbound : a novel in verse: a novel in verse
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Published:
[United States] : Scholastic, 2016.
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eAudiobook
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Unabridged.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 33 min.)) : digital.
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Available Online
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From the award-winning author of ALL THE BROKEN PIECES and SERAFINA'S PROMISE comes a new novel-in-verse that is a gripping, transcendent story about a little-known piece of slave history. Grace has grown up in slavery. As difficult as life on the Virginia plantation is, at least she has her family: Momma, her younger brothers, Thomas and Willy, Aunt Sara, and Uncle Jim. When she overhears Master and Mistress plotting to sell her brothers, she and her family decide to run away that same night. But without time to plan their escape and go north along the Underground Railroad, their only choice is to head deep into the woods of the Dismal Swamp--a remote wilderness, filled with wild animals; daily searches for food, water, and shelter; and the ever present anxiety of being caught. Historians have recently discovered evidence of the Dismal Swamp, and a community of slaves who sought refuge there. Ann Burg's unflinching story, written in her signature luminous verse, sheds light on this little-known story and the courage of a people who risked everything for the chance to be free.

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English
ISBN:
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900

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From the award-winning author of ALL THE BROKEN PIECES and SERAFINA'S PROMISE comes a new novel-in-verse that is a gripping, transcendent story about a little-known piece of slave history. Grace has grown up in slavery. As difficult as life on the Virginia plantation is, at least she has her family: Momma, her younger brothers, Thomas and Willy, Aunt Sara, and Uncle Jim. When she overhears Master and Mistress plotting to sell her brothers, she and her family decide to run away that same night. But without time to plan their escape and go north along the Underground Railroad, their only choice is to head deep into the woods of the Dismal Swamp--a remote wilderness, filled with wild animals; daily searches for food, water, and shelter; and the ever present anxiety of being caught. Historians have recently discovered evidence of the Dismal Swamp, and a community of slaves who sought refuge there. Ann Burg's unflinching story, written in her signature luminous verse, sheds light on this little-known story and the courage of a people who risked everything for the chance to be free.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Burg, A. E., & Turpin, B. (2016). Unbound: a novel in verse. Unabridged. [United States]: Scholastic.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Burg, Ann E. and Bahni, Turpin. 2016. Unbound: A Novel in Verse. [United States]: Scholastic.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Burg, Ann E. and Bahni, Turpin, Unbound: A Novel in Verse. [United States]: Scholastic, 2016.

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Burg, Ann E.,, and Bahni Turpin. Unbound: A Novel in Verse. Unabridged. [United States]: Scholastic, 2016.

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