Chains

Title
Chains

Author
Anderson, Laurie Halse.

ISBN
9781416905851

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2008.

Physical Description
316 p. ; 22 cm.

Series
Seeds of America.

Reading Level
780 L Lexile

Subject Term
Slavery -- Fiction.
 
Slaves -- Fiction.
 
African Americans -- Fiction.
 
African American teenage girls -- Fiction.
 
American loyalists -- Fiction.
 
Spies -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction.
 
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction.

Genre
Historical fiction.

Summary
The story of a 13-year-old African-American girl who is sold to a cruel, loyalist family living in New York City at the start of the Revolutionary War. Asked to spy on her owners for the Patriot cause, she is reluctant, until she realizes her loyalty lies with the side that can provide her with freedom.


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