Libertas

Libertas

by Danuta Pfeiffer

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Overview

Libertas is a love story rising from the despair of slavery. Fredericka is the daughter of a White plantation owner and his Black house slave. Horace is a literate slave-companion to the son of a New York hotel baron. This first book in the Pocket Full of Seeds Trilogy follows their flight for freedom through nineteenth-century America. It was a time when runaway slaves were hunted, steamships sailed around the Horn to San Francisco, horse-tugged boats navigated the Erie Canal, a midnight tsunami struck Buffalo, Mormons sought a new Zion, and wagon trains lumbered across a continent littered with unmarked graves. Most of all, this is a story driven by an unquenchable thirst for libertas.

"Brimming with excitement...a literary masterpiece!" -Debra Whiting Alexander, award-winning author and 2018 WILLA Literary Award Winner in Contemporary Fiction for Zetty



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781643885193
Publisher: Danuta Pfeiffer
Publication date: 05/07/2021
Series: Pocket Full of Seeds
Pages: 354
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)

About the Author

Danuta Pfeiffer is the author of four nonfiction books. Her book Chiseled: A Memoir of Identity, Duplicity, and Divine Wine was an Eric Hoffer Award Finalist and International Gold Medal Winner. Throughout her long career as a broadcast journalist, she was also a long-distance bicycle rider, ski instructor, swim instructor, and, during a momentary aberration, television evangelist. Today, Danuta and her husband, Robin, make fine wine and enjoy sharing it with friends at Pfeiffer Winery and Vineyards in Junction City, Oregon.

For more information visit www.danutapfeiffer.com

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