Books by Kate McCafferty

TESTIMONY OF AN IRISH SLAVE GIRL by Kate McCafferty
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 18, 2002

"As McCafferty's preface declares, 'The Irish perspective is important to the history of resistance to colonialism.' For that reason alone, Testimony is well worth reading—though it's not nearly as wonderful as it might have been."
Surefire dramatic material and a hauntingly exotic setting are the most striking features of this debut historical about an Irish girl kidnapped, sold into slavery, and later involved in a failed rebellion against the "plantocracy" that exploits black and white victims alike. Read full book review >