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Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - Sabrina Ali - Goodreads

Faultlessly researched, flawless passionate narrative of a wonderfully stubborn woman's journey through emancipation. Deeply resonant. Highly Rec Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - Jane - Goodreads

Powerful insight into the slave trade, written from the perspective of a young girl abducted from her small african village in the 1700s. Fiction grounded in historical fact, it's a story of determination, inner strength, hunger for knowledge and the will to live. Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - Wendy Doherty - Goodreads

Captivating book . Still cannot believe this happened and writing such as this help the reader understand the horrors of the voyage and the life of a slave caught in the peculiar institution'. How can ... Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - PJ McKeown - Goodreads

I think this is a new angle to look at blacks. It shows that blacks were not just big, strong bodies to be used for labor, they were as intelligent as anyone else and could perform as intelligently as ... Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - Keri - Goodreads

A very well written book. Provides a (close to) historical account of slavery with writing that is so descriptive the reader almost feels as though she is experiencing everything the protagonist is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ame ^_^ - Goodreads

The same spell-binding read as the first time. Read full review

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User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

Very interesting! Obviously terrible events, but the character's life, even though it is fictional, seems very real. Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - Becky Jno-baptiste - Goodreads

I only purchased this book because of the television miniseries based on it. It was quite a dilemma for me. I have read so many books on slavery and they always seem to sadden and anger me. However, I ... Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - Suzy Annala-macdonald - Goodreads

Hard to get into but then hard to put down. Read full review

Review: The Book of Negroes

User Review  - MrsRobins - Goodreads

Had a hard time putting this book down. It was a brutally honest look into the past. I really enjoyed this book. Read full review


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