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Series: Seeds Of America


FORGE by Laurie Halse Anderson
ADVENTURE
Released: Oct. 19, 2010

"A good match with Russell Freedman's Washington at Valley Forge (2008). (appendix, glossary, acknowledgments) (Historical fiction. 10 & up)"
At the end of Chains (2008), Isabel rescues her friend Curzon from Bridewell Prison and rows away from Manhattan in their escape from slavery. Read full book review >