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Soon Be Free (Steal Away Home #2)

3.71 of 5 stars 3.71  ·  rating details  ·  73 ratings  ·  3 reviews
"Why do weird things always happen to me?"
Dana thought she had solved all the historical mysteries in her parents' house in Lawrence, Kansas. But now that her parents have turned the house into a bed-and-breakfast, Dana isn't so sure. Their first guests, the Burks, are a suspicious couple who snoop where they shouldn't, searching for a secret document linked to the Weave
Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 1st 2002 by Aladdin (first published August 1st 2000)
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Faith Campbell
Feb 13, 2014 Faith Campbell rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Anyone who loves adventures
Recommended to Faith by: No one
Soon Be Free is a book told in the first person point of view. It's about a girl named Dana Shannon, who finds an old skeleton in her brand new house, in Lawrence, Kansas. After doing research about the soon-to-be bed and breakfast, it comes to find out that that house once was an old settlement for runaway slaves. During that, the book actually goes back in time after every other chapter, to the house during that time period. The main character in that time is a boy named James Baylor. A boy wh ...more
Nov 06, 2007 Chey rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: 6-8thgrade
mystery of true accounts of the underground railroad of slaves and struggle of american indians ,this book goes from past to future intreging true accounts
It was a good book. She did a good job flipping back and forth between present and past.
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Lois Ruby is the author of fifteen books for middle-graders and teens, including STEAL AWAY HOME, SKIN DEEP, and THE SECRET OF LAUREL OAKS. She and her husband live in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the foothills of the awesome Sandia Mountains. Lois explores lots of haunted places, including ghostly locations in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and even a few spooky spots in Australia and Thailand. No spir ...more
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