The pox party : The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation Series, Volume I . / M. T Anderson.
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- ISBN: 9780763651787 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: Somerville : Candlewick, 2010.
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Winner of the National Book Award! Young Octavian is being raised by a group of rational philosophers known only by numbers - but it is only after he opens a forbidden door that he learns the hideous nature of their experiments, and his own chilling role in them. Set in Revolutionary Boston, M. T. Anderson's mesmerizing novel takes place at a time when Patriots battled to win liberty while African slaves were entreated to risk their lives for a freedom they would never claim. The first of two parts, this deeply provocative novel reimagines the past as an eerie place that has startling resonance for readers today.
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