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Copper sun / Sharon M. Draper.

By: Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills).
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2006Edition: 1st ed.Description: 302 p. ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0689821816 (hardcover) :; 9780689821813 (hardcover) :.Subject(s): Slavery -- Fiction | Teenage slaves -- Fiction | Interracial friendship -- Fiction | Sexual slavery -- Fiction | African-American teenage girls -- Fiction | Fifteen-year-old girls -- Fiction | Africans in the United States -- Fiction | Fugitive slaves -- Fiction | Rape -- Fiction | Racism -- Fiction | Cruelty -- Fiction | Exploitation -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Determination in teenage girls -- Fiction | Escapes -- Fiction | Survival -- Fiction | Indentured servants -- Fiction | South Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Fiction | Florida -- History -- Spanish colony, 1565-1763 -- Fiction | African Americans -- Fiction | Indentured servants -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | South Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile fiction | Florida -- History -- Spanish colony, 1565-1763 -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Juvenile materials. | Fiction | History | Juvenile worksDDC classification: [Fic] Online resources: Publisher description | Sample text | Contributor biographical information Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2007. | Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.Summary: Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-[306]).

Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.

Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning UG 5.2 11.

Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2007.

Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.

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