By Laurie Halse Anderson
If a complete country may well search its freedom, why now not a girl?
because the innovative warfare starts, thirteen-year-old Isabel wages her personal fight...for freedom. Promised freedom upon the demise in their proprietor, she and her sister, Ruth, in a merciless accident develop into the valuables of a malicious ny urban couple, the Locktons, who've no sympathy for the yank Revolution or even much less for Ruth and Isabel. while Isabel meets Curzon, a slave with ties to the Patriots, he encourages her to undercover agent on her vendors, who understand information of British plans for invasion. She is reluctant in the beginning, but if the unthinkable occurs to Ruth, Isabel realizes her loyalty is accessible to the bidder who gives you her with freedom.
From acclaimed writer Laurie Halse Anderson comes this compelling, impeccably researched novel that exhibits the lengths we will visit get rid of our chains, either actual and non secular.