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  • The House Girl
    Tara Conklin
    Paperback: 11/05/2013
     
    A stunning debut novel of love, family, and justice that intertwines the stories of an escaped house slave in ...
  • The Secrets of Mary Bowser
    Lois Leveen
    Paperback: 05/15/2012
     
    With the rich detail of Cold Mountain, the strong female bonds of The Help, and the untold history of The ...
  • The Known World
    Edward P. Jones
    Paperback: 05/01/2004
     
    A black farmer, bootmaker and former slave becomes proprietor of his own plantation, as well as of his own ...
  • Gap Creek
    Robert C. Morgan
    Paperback: 10/01/2000
     
    Set in the last years of the nineteenth century. Julie and Hank's new life in the valley of Gap Creek, in ...

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