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By:  Ann E. Burg
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  • Item #: NTS593427
  • ISBN13: 9780545934275
  • Format: Hardcover Book
  • Pages: 352
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
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  • Grades: 5 - 9
  • Lexile® Measure: 900L
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level U
  • DRA Level: 40-50
  • ACR Level: 5.1
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Grace has grown up in slavery. As difficult as life on the Virginia plantation is, at least she has her family: Momma, her younger brothers, Thomas and Willy, Aunt Sara, and Uncle Jim. When she overhears Master and Mistress plotting to sell her brothers, she and her family decide to run away that same night. But without time to plan their escape and go north along the Underground Railroad, their only choice is to head deep into the woods of the Dismal Swamp — a remote wilderness, filled with wild animals; daily searches for food, water, and shelter; and the ever present anxiety of being caught.


Historians have recently discovered evidence in the Dismal Swamp of a community of slaves who sought refuge there. Ann Burg's unflinching story, written in her signature luminous verse, sheds light on this little-known story and the courage of a people who risked everything for the chance to be free.

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