Source:Anderson, Laurie Halse. Seeds of America, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York, p.297 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3551 .N374443 F67 2010
Keywords:1775-1783--Juvenile fiction, African Americans--Fiction, African Americans--Juvenile fiction, Freedmen--Fiction, Freedmen--Juvenile fiction, Pennsylvania--History--Revolution, Pennsylvania--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Fiction, Slavery--Fiction, Slavery--Juvenile fiction, Soldiers--Fiction, Soldiers--Juvenile fiction, United States--History--Revolution, United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Fiction, Valley Forge (Pa.)--History--18th century--Fiction, Valley Forge (Pa.)--History--18th century--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Separated from his friend Isabel after their daring escape from slavery, fifteen-year-old Curzon serves as a free man in the Continental Army at Valley Forge until he and Isabel are thrown together again, as slaves once more.
Lexile measure 820; Ages 12-up; Book level 5.4; Historical fiction, Multicultural