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Jefferson's Sons by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
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really liked it
bookshelves: historical-fiction, middle-grade

This engaging and highly fictionalized (mature) MG story explores slavery from the perspectives of children and opens the door for many thought provoking discussions.

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Reading Progress

July 11, 2018 – Started Reading
July 11, 2018 – Shelved
July 11, 2018 – Shelved as: historical-fiction
July 14, 2018 – Finished Reading
July 15, 2018 – Shelved as: middle-grade

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message 1: by Sassa (new) - added it

Sassa Highly fictionalized. Hmmm. Love your blog, Carol.


Carol (Reading Ladies) Thanks for your kind word Sasha! I put “highly fictionalized“ because I don’t think we have a lot of documentation or many primary source documents relating to Sally H. I felt like it was lots of speculation...but still an engaging and insightful story!


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