Preschool to Lower Grades
Patricia C. McKissack – In 1838, hundreds of Africans are kidnapped and crammed in a slave ship. One night they manage to get free. They kill the captain and some of the sailors. “Take us back to Africa,” they tell two of the sailors, but the sailors take them to the USA instead. The Africans are put in jail, and await trial. Will they find freedom? True story.