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Soon Be Free
  Soon Be Free
Simon & Schuster, 2000

A companion book to Steal Away Home.

This book is out of print, but you may be able to find it at ABEBooks.com or at Amazon.com's out-of-print service.

What's it About?
James Weaver goes to Kentucky to help a family of slaves break free in 1857. More than 140 years later, Dana Shannon discovers James's secret mission and how it's connected to the Delaware Indians of today. James is forced to make a dreadful decision which will surely endanger either the runaway slaves he cares so deeply about, or the gentle Delaware people of Kansas. And Dana knows which one he chose so long ago.

Reviews and Comments
"This title is both an intriguing contemporary mystery and an exciting historical novel." (VOYA Magazine)

"The alternating chapters...create a kind of thread weaving the historical reality into contemporary time. The skillfully rendered book will appeal to a wide audience and serve beautifully for a variety of teaching purposes." (Horn Book Magazine)

For More Information
Delaware Tribe of Indians

Lenni Lenape Historical Society

Kansas History

 

Go to:
Journey to Jamestown
Madrigal's Melody
Miriam's Well
The Moxie Kid
Rebel Spirits
The Secret of Laurel Oaks
Shanghai Shadows
Skin Deep
Steal Away Home
Strike! Mother Jones...
Swindletop

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