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The last runaway

Author: Tracy Chevalier
Publisher: New York : Dutton, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Forced to leave England and struggling with illness in the wake of a family tragedy, Quaker Honor Bright is forced to rely on strangers in the harsh landscape of 1850 Ohio and is compelled to join the Underground Railroad network to help runaway slaves escape to freedom.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Psychological fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Chevalier
ISBN: 9780525952992 0525952993 9780525953937 0525953930
OCLC Number: 793581518
Description: 305 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tracy Chevalier.

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Praise for The Last Runaway: 'I have always admired Tracy Chevalier's un-showy brilliance, and this moving story of a young English Quaker girl trapped between duty and conscience in 1850s Ohio is Read more...

 
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