Almost to Freedom
Lindy and her doll Sally are best friends - wherever Lindy goes, Sally stays right by her side. They eat together, sleep together, and even pick cotton together. So, on the night Lindy and her mama run away in search of freedom, Sally goes too. This young girl's rag doll vividly narrates her enslaved family's courageous escape through the Underground Railroad. At once heart-wrenching and uplifting, this story about friendship and the strength of the human spirit will touch the lives of all readers long after the journey has ended.
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Review: Almost to FreedomUser Review - Andrew Miller - Goodreads
The illustrations express the constant hardships and struggles of being a slave. The girl in this book is surrounded by hardships, and misfortune, however her doll is her freedom. Throughout all of ... Read full review
Review: Almost to FreedomUser Review - Haley Whitehall - Goodreads
This is a unique picture book that presents slavery through the point of view of a slave girl's rag doll. When the girl escapes with her family on the Underground Railroad the rag doll escapes, too ... Read full review