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Think you know about the Underground Railroad which spirited African-Americans out of slavery into freedom in those years before and during the Civil War? Well, it wasn't as easy as slipping away from the plantation, travelling only at night, and loo ...more
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I am sorry for being absent recently but I had foot surgery in June and it was more than I expected. My new email is dinizoalice@gmail.co
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"Barkskins" is head and shoulder above the typical book. It is one brilliant read with an unforgettable raft of characters, dialogue that is totally brilliant and not overdone, and a plotline that will keep the reader entranced for hours, if not days ...more
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Jane Green writes novels that will leave the reader thinking and possibly crying at story's end. In "Falling", main character Emma Montague flees upper class life in Britain for New York City. But she doesn't find the happiness she desires there. Now ...more
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Description: Charlotte Frazier escapes with her disabled brother from their abusive Virginia home during the tumultous Civil War years.Arriving safely in Philadelphia,they are taken in by an elderly abolitionist and Charlotte becomes her valuable helper in helping slaves escape to freedom.Charlotte eventually finds love and and a secure home life on the New Jersey shore. She eventually buys back her Virginia homestead and leaves it and her diary to her beloved grandson. He goes back to Virginia after World War II to find this family home and discovers family history and his grandmother's hidden secrets as well.
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