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Song Yet Sung
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January 20, 2012
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Because it has been on my shelf for years.

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The character known as the Dreamer was extremely interesting. I thought she was the main character in this story but she never fully developed and she rarely appeared. I would have loved to have more information and time with her in the book. The author's notes in the back of the book were much more interesting than the book itself. I would have loved to read a novel about the making of this novel.
This book centers on a slave who makes a break for freedom, the people that attempt to aid her escape and those who are determined to capture her and either sell her or claim a large reward. It is a story of freedom.

Liz was shot in the head while running. When she saw a man riding in her direction, she didn't feel threatened. Little George, a handsome young Negro who smiled at her, struck her unconscious. With his rifle butt. Somehow she survived. Later, finally lucid, she found herself in an at...more
Dec 01, 2012 Diane marked it as to-read-home  ·  review of another edition
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