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  • 3 of 14 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.

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11 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library FICTION JOHNSON 2021 (Text) 0001002432969 Fiction New In transit -

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An enslaved woman is forced to barter love and freedom while living in the most infamous slave jail in Virginia. Born on a plantation, Pheby Delores Brown has lived a privileged life. Freedom on her 18th birthday has been promised, but instead of the idyllic life she imagined, she finds herself thrust into the bowels of slavery at the infamous "Devil's Half-Acre" jail.
Subject: Women slaves > Fiction.
Slavery > Virginia > Fiction.
Prisons > Virginia > History > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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