Amos Fortune, Free Man

Amos Fortune, Free Man

Format
Paperback
Price
$6.99
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140341584
  • 192 Pages
  • Puffin
  • 9 – 12

Overview

Winner of the Newbery Medal!

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

Praise

The moving story of a life dedicated to the fight for freedom. (Booklist)

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