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House of Dies Drear
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House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton

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The house held secrets, Thomas knew, even before he first saw it looming gray and massive on its ledge of rock. It had a century-old legend - two fugitive slaves had been killed by bounty hunters after leaving its passageways, and Dies Drear himself, the abolitionist who has made the house into a station on the Underground Railroad, had been murdered there. The ghosts of the three were said to walk its rooms...

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780020435204
ISBN-10: 0020435207
Format: Paperback
(175mm x 107mm x 23mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Prentice Hall & IBD
Publisher: Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education company)
Publish Date: 1-Oct-1984
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Virginia Hamilton

Virginia Hamilton The recipient of nearly every major award and honor in her field, including the 1992 Hans Christian Anderson Award, Virgina Hamilton was the first African-American woman to be awarded the Newbery Medal, for M.C. Higgins The Great. Renowned as a storyteller, anthologist and lecturer as well as a novelist, Ms. Hamilton makes her home in Yellow Springs, Ohio.

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