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

Feb 21 2013 7:30 pm
Feb 21 2013 8:30 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.

ISBN-13: 9780763647926
Availability: Not currently in the store – Usually ships in 1-5 days
Published: Candlewick, 9/2012

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