True North: A Novel of the Underground Railroad by Kathryn LaskyTrue North: A Novel of the Underground Railroad by Kathryn Lasky

True North: A Novel of the Underground Railroad

byKathryn Lasky

Paperback | January 1, 2009

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It's 1858, and fourteen-year-old Lucy would rather go sailing with her grandfather than get ready for her sister's fancy, high-society wedding. Hundreds of miles south, a girl named Afrika is running for her life and her only guide is the North Star. After Lucy discovers her grandfather's secret life as a stationmaster for the Underground Railroad, she's unexpectedly called to action. Together, Lucy and Afrika will make a break for freedom, and together they must fight to keep each other on the right course - true north.
Kathryn Lasky Kathryn Lasky grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana, and knew she wanted to be a writer from the time she was ten. She majored in English in college and after graduation wrote for various magazines and taught. It was while she was teaching that she had her first book published, called, "I Have Four Names for My Grandfather." L...
Title:True North: A Novel of the Underground RailroadFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.58 × 5.27 × 0.64 inPublished:January 1, 2009Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:054508802X

ISBN - 13:9780545088022

Appropriate for ages: 9