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Laylie's Daring Quest

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Bestselling historical fiction book now available insoftcover.Laylie, an energetic and intelligent seven-year-old girl born into slavery, must keep a secret---she and her older brother Luke are planning an escape. Whentheir plan takes them south to Roseland's Plantation, Laylie meets fifteen-year-old Millie Keith, a strong abolitionist who helps Laylie understand a freedom ...more
Paperback, 263 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Zondervan Publishing Company (first published June 28th 2005)
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Hosanna
Feb 21, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Laylie's Daring Quest is a childhood favorite that I still love reading, years later! This book is an amazing historical fiction that will throw you into the experience of how slaves lived before the Civil War. Laylie is a lovable (and fiery), slave girl with a mind of her own. She is determined to stick close to her brother, Luke-a protective, young man who would give his life for his sister.

Their adventure is one that will amaze you, showing the difference between people full of evil and h
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Hannah
Mar 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book by far is one of the most enjoyable, emotional books I've ever read. Beautifully written with a deep message.
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Jul 14, 2013 rated it really liked it
Good book. full review later. Love the brother though.
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