Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet Jacobs
Harriet Jacobs was born into slavery; it's the only life she has ever known. Now, with the death of her mistress, there is a chance she will be given her freedom, and for the first time Harriet feels hopeful. But hoping can be dangerous, because disappointment is devastating. Harriet has one last hope, though: escape to the North. And as she faces numerous ordeals, this hope gives her the strength she needs to survive.
Based on the true story of Harriet Ann Jacobs, Letters from a Slave Girl reveals in poignant detail what thousands of African-American women had to endure not long ago. It's a story that will enlighten, anger, and never be forgotten.
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Review: Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet JacobsUser Review - Christine - Goodreads
It was kind of frightening, but really good. Read full review
Review: Letters from a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet JacobsUser Review - Victor - Goodreads
I love african american history and this books put you in a first person account of what it was like to be, a slave girl. This book will translate well into a movie, if anyone dare to tell its truth. Read full review