Amos Fortune, Free Man

Amos Fortune, Free Man

Format
Paperback
Price
$6.99
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140341584
  • 192 Pages
  • Puffin Books
  • 8-12 years

Overview

A Newbery Medal Winner

When Amos Fortune was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction. Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dinity and courage. For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. And, at age 60, he finally began to see those dreams come true.

“The moving story of a life dedicated to the fight for freedom.”—Booklist
Amos Fortune, Free Man

Amos Fortune, Free Man

Elizabeth Yates

Awards

Newbery Medal Winner – winner

Praise

Praise for Amos Fortune, Free Man

“The moving story of a life dedicated to the fight for freedom.”—Booklist

Series

Newbery Library, Puffin
Julia L. Sauer
Dorothy Rhoads
Louise S. Rankin
Illustrator: Kurt Wiese
Kate Seredy
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