Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Eliza's Freedom Road, An Underground Railroad Diary, by Jerdine Nolen

Abstract: A twelve-year-old slave girl begins writing in a journal where she documents her journey via the Underground Railroad from Alexandria, Virginia, to freedom in St. Catharines, Canada.

Publisher:   Simon and Schuster, 139 p

1 comment:

Teresa said...

The author tied together the story quilt, story telling and diary very well. I wanted more of her story of freedom. I hope Ms. Nolen writes more about Eliza.