The Slave Dancer
By (author) Paula Fox
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Slave Dancer by Paula Fox
Book DescriptionOne day, thirteen-year-old jessie Bollier is earning pennies playing his fife on the docks of New Orleans; the next, he is kidnapped and thrown aboard a slave ship, where his job is to provide music while shackled slaves "dance" to keep their muscles strong and their bodies profitable. As the endless voyage continues, Jessie grows increasingly sickened by the greed, brutality, and inhumanity of the slave trade, but nothing prepares him for the ultimate horror he will witness before his nightmare ends -- a horror that will change his life forever.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781416971399
(194mm x 134mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Aladdin Paperbacks
Publish Date: 17-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Desperate Characters, Paperback (April 2015)
"A towering landmark of postwar Realism... A sustained work of prose so lucid and fine it seems less written than carved." - David Foster Wallace
News from the World, Paperback (June 2012)
"Not only can Fox see, she can hear, she can feel."-Zadie Smith, Harper's
Traces, Paperback (April 2011)
What leaves bubbles of air and watre in a lilly pond? What leaves a path across the sand to the sea? These questions and more are raised and answered in this quiet exploration of the traces different creatures and things leave as they pass on their way.
Likely Place, Paperback (April 2010)» View all books by Paula Fox
While his over-protective parents are away on a trip, Lewis meets and makes a connection with an old Spanish shoemaker who teaches him that he can think for himself.
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