Where I'm Bound
A former slave turned cavalry scout becomes a hero for an African-American cavalry regiment in the Civil War. But, as the war draws to an end, the soldier, Joe Duckett, embarks on his most dangerous mission yet-to return to the plantation from which he escaped to find his wife and daughter.
A Washington Post Notable Book. Also a winner of the First Novelist Award from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association.
"The important story of black soldiers in the Union Army has finally found a writer of historical fiction equal to the occasion." James A McPherson, Professor of History, Princeton University
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WHERE I'M BOUNDUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
The experiences of black soldiers during the Civil War, and the ordeal of a family victimized and fragmented by slavery, are the subjects in this well-researched and solidly written debut novel, by a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - justablondemoment - LibraryThing
I like books that take me back in time and give me a different way of looking at that part of history, unlike textbooks from school, which is mostly just facts. This book was a powerful look into the ... Read full review
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