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The night before Mama was beaten with a salted leather strap, she told her daughter, Don t worry, chile. You be a queen. Those words sustain the little slave in the dark days ahead. THE POWER follows Reyna Royale, a slave girl, from her voodoo initiation on a Georgia cotton plantation to partial freedom and esoteric study with Marie Laveau in New Orleans, America s voodoo ...more
Paperback, 342 pages
Published November 30th 2008 by Smoke Tree Press (first published 2008)
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