Gigi Amateau - Come August, Come Freedom — at Takoma Park Library *FOR TEENS AND ADULTS

Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7:30 pm

Growing up on a Virginia plantation, Gabriel gets the same education as his owner’s son—but he’s still a slave. His real lessons come years later when Toussaint L’Ouverture leads an uprising in Haiti, inspiring Gabriel to recruit slaves for a secret army. Ages 15 and up.

Takoma Park Library
101 Philadelphia Avenue
20912 Takoma Park
Children & Teens
Come August, Come Freedom: The Bellows, the Gallows, and the Black General Gabriel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780763647926
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 11th, 2012

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