Good Fortune

Good Fortune

Book - 2010
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Brutally kidnapped from her African village and shipped to America, a young girl struggles to come to terms with her new life as a slave, gradually rising from working in the fields to the master's house, secretly learning to read and write, until, risking everything, she escapes to seek freedom in the North.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781416984801
Characteristics: 489 p. ; 22 cm.


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dejib110 Feb 18, 2014

I read the 5 first Paragraph. Its was not interesting. Usually by reading a few paragraph you can tell if its going to be a GREAT NOVEL. I don't think its a good novel. I find it boring and I thought it would of been promising but the main character is more of a boring dreamer with nightmares.

LMcShaneCLE Feb 26, 2012

A must read for all high school students. Noni Carter's young voice and her defining character Sarah has a personality that transcends the boundaries of time.

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