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Stealing South : a story of the Underground Railroad

Author: Katherine Ayres
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Will Spencer leaves home to become a peddler, but gets more than he bargained for when he agrees to go to Kentucky, steal two slaves, and help them reach their brother in Canada.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ayres, Katherine.
Stealing South.
New York : Delacorte Press, 2001
(OCoLC)894781937
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Ayres
ISBN: 038572912X 9780385729123
OCLC Number: 45015604
Notes: Companion volume to: North by night.
Description: 201 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Katherine Ayres.
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Sixteen-year-old Will Spencer leaves home to become a peddler, but gets more than he bargained for when he agrees to go to Kentucky, steal two slaves, and help them reach their brother in Canada.

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A nice addition to any collection.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-07-17) Good Permalink

     A delightful story about a young man coming of age (16) facing right and wrong, stepping out to do right and reaping the consequences.  Set in Ohio and Kentucky during the days of slavery and the fugitive slave act.   Excellent

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