Escape on the Underground Railroad

Escape on the Underground Railroad

by Nancy LeSourd
     
 
In this revised edition, The Liberty Letters® series introduces fictional characters whose courage, ingenuity, and faith shaped events in U.S. history. Through the power of friendship, each story reveals how God works through ordinary teens in extraordinary times.
THE EVILS OF SLAVERY COMPEL TWO YOUNG WOMEN TO MAKE A DANGEROUS CHOICE.
Hannah’s world

Overview

In this revised edition, The Liberty Letters® series introduces fictional characters whose courage, ingenuity, and faith shaped events in U.S. history. Through the power of friendship, each story reveals how God works through ordinary teens in extraordinary times.
THE EVILS OF SLAVERY COMPEL TWO YOUNG WOMEN TO MAKE A DANGEROUS CHOICE.
Hannah’s world is shaken when she discovers her family’s involvement with the Underground Railroad. When runaways find their way to her Virginia home, she must decide if she will play it safe, or join her family to help the slaves escape. In Philadelphia, her friend Sarah, is drawn into the life of a seven year orphan, whose world has been shattered by the evils of slavery. As the danger increases, the girls must find the courage they need to act before it is too late.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780310713913
Publisher:
Zonderkidz
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Series:
Liberty Letters
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Nancy LeSourd grew up in Atlanta, Georgia during the turbulent civil rights era of the sixties, where she learned first-hand as a teenager the impact that a young person can have on history. She taught history in middle school and high school before becoming a lawyer. She currently lives with her husband, Jeff, and their children, Luke and Cate at antebellum Evergreen Farm in the Quaker community of Lincoln, Virginia, the site of the adventures of the Underground Railroad book in the Liberty Letters series. For more information, visit www.libertyletters.com

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