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When a white servant girl violates the order of plantation society, she unleashes a tragedy that exposes the worst and best in the people she has come to call her family.Orphaned while onboard ship from Ireland, seven-year-old Lavinia arrives on the steps of a tobacco plantation where she is to live

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Author The New York Times Best Sellers

Pages 329

Publisher The New York Times Best Sellers

Published Date 2010-02-02



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ngozi_onah shared a tip "The way roles are switched and then revealed, it's a beautifully built story"

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kris_denomme shared a tip "Highly recommended. A historical fiction though"

deirdre_hettler shared a tip "A heart-wrenchingly accurate story of what life was like for slaves. It’s hard to read but it is beautifully told"

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