Crossing Ebenezer Creek

Product Number: EB00702250
Released: May 30, 2017
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781619630550
Please log in to view pricing

Description

When Mariah and her young brother Zeke are suddenly freed from slavery, they join Sherman's march through Georgia. Mariah wants to believe that the brutalities of slavery are behind them, but even as hope glimmers, there are many hardships yet to come. When she meets a free black named Caleb, Mariah dreams in a way she never dared . . . of a future worth living and the possibility of true love. But even hope comes at a cost, and as the difficult march continues toward the churning waters of Ebenezer Creek, Mariah's dreams are as vulnerable as ever. In this powerful exploration of a little-known tragedy perfect for fans of Ruta Sepetys, readers will never forget the souls of Ebenezer Creek.A School Library Journal Best Book of 2017, Young Adult

x-large
Author(s): Tonya Bolden
Original Publish Date: May 30, 2017

Sign up for our email newsletter