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Taking liberty : the story of Oney Judge, George Washington's runaway slave / Ann Rinaldi.

Rinaldi, Ann (Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F RINA (Text) 39231030567198 Young Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library HIS RIN YA (Text) 39206019231016 Teen Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 0689851871 :
  • Physical Description: 267 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2002]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-267).
Summary, etc.:
After serving Martha Washington for twenty years, Oney realizes that she will never be a part of General Washington's family at Mount Vernon. She must make a choice: does she stay where she is, comfortable with the family that she has known since she was born, or does she take liberty into her own hands and, like her father, become one of the Gone?
Target Audience Note:
580 Lexile.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Homes and haunts > Virginia > Fairfax County > Juvenile fiction.
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 > Juvenile fiction.
Fugitive slaves > Virginia > Juvenile fiction.
Slavery > Virginia > Juvenile fiction.
Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate) > Juvenile fiction.
Virginia > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Juvenile fiction.

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