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Amos Fortune, Free Man

Written by Elizabeth Yates
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A Newbery Medal Winner

When Amos Fortune was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction. Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dinity and courage. For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. And, at age 60, he finally began to see those dreams come true.

“The moving story of a life dedicated to the fight for freedom.”—Booklist

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  • 1951 Newbery Medal

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0140341587
ISBN 13:
9780140341584
Publication Date:
May 28, 1989