Listen for the Whippoorwill

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Bethany House Publishers, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 144 pages
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Living as a slave on a plantation in Maryland in 1852, Rosalie Jackson finds herself suddenly alone after the death of her mother, her father's escape North, and the selling of her brother to another slave owner. Then, one night, as he had promised, her father returns to lead Rosalie on a harrowing journey that untimately results in their freedom.

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Review: Listen for the Whippoorwill (Trailblazer Books (Chronological))

User Review  - Cheri - Goodreads

Read this with my fifth grader's school curriculum. Found it appropriate and educational and sad and enriching. Read full review

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It is so sad and happy at the same time . Read full review


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Dave and Neta Jackson are a full-time husband/wife writing team who have authored and co-authored many books on marriage and family, the church, relationships, and other subjects. Their books for children include the TRAILBLAZER series and Hero Tales, volumes I,II, III, and IV. The Jacksons make their home in Evanston, Illinois.

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