Numbering All the BonesBook - 2002
It is 1864. The Civil War is coming to an end and Southern slaves in the US are slowly gaining their freedom. But for thirteen-year-old Eulinda, a house slave on a plantation in Kentucky, it is the most difficult time of her life. Her younger brother, falsely accused of stealing, has been sold. Then her older brother Neddy runs away, and Eulinda is left alone in a household headed by a cruel mistress - and a master who will not acknowledge that Eulinda is his daughter. A detailed and accurate historical novel from an award-winning author. Ages 10-14.
Publisher: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2002.
Branch Call Number: RINAL
Characteristics: vi, 170 p. ; 22 cm.