Source:Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York, p.302 (2006)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3554 .R24 C67 2006
Keywords:African Americans--Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, 2007, Florida--History--Spanish colony, 1565-1763--Fiction, Indentured servants--Fiction, Juvenile materials, Slavery--Fiction, South Carolina--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Fiction
Summary: Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.
Lexile measure 820; ages 12-up; book level 5.2; classics