New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Paperbacks for Children, 2007, c2005.
1st Jump at the Sun pbk. ed.
177 p. ; 21 cm.
Includes Q & A with the author.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177).
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2006.
When gambling debts and greed enter into the Butler household, Pierce Butler decides to host the biggest slave auction in American history and breaks a promise by selling Emma, his most-valued slave and caretaker of his children--a decision that brings about unthinkable consequences.
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