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North Kansas City Public Library FICTION HAMBLY 2021 01.21 (Text) 0001002430377 Fiction New Available -

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"New Orleans, 1840. Freshly home from a dangerous journey, the last thing Benjamin January wants to do is leave his wife and young sons again. But when old friends Henri and Chloe Viellard ask for his help tracking down a missing girl in distant New York, he can't say no. Three weeks ago, seventeen-year-old Eve Russell boarded a steam-boat and never got off it. Mrs Russell is adamant Eve's been kidnapped, but how could someone remove a teenager from a crowded deck in broad daylight? And why would anyone target Eve? The answer lies in New York, a hotbed of new religions and beliefs, of human circuses and freak shows and of blackbirders, who'll use any opportunity to kidnap a free man of color and sell him into slavery. January's determined to uncover the truth, but will he ever be able to return to New Orleans to share it?"--Publisher.
Subject: January, Benjamin (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Missing persons > Fiction.
Kidnapping > Investigation > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1775-1865 > Fiction.
United States > History > 1783-1865 > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.)
United States.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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