MILLION NIGHTINGALES

By: SUSAN STRAIGHT

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From National Book Award finalist Susan Straight comes a haunting historical novel about a Louisiana slave girl's perilous journey to freedom.Daughter of an African mother and a white father she never knew, Moinette is a house maid on a plantation south of New Orleans. At fourteen she is sold, separated from her mother without a chance to say goodbye. Bright, imaginative and well aware of everything she risks, Moinette at once begins to prepare for an opportunity to escape. Inspired by a true story, "A Million Nightingales" portrays Moinette's experience-and the treacherous world she must navigate-with uncommon richness, intricacy, and drama.

Title: MILLION NIGHTINGALES

Author Name: SUSAN STRAIGHT

Categories: LIT & Fiction,

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

ISBN Number: 140009559X

ISBN Number 13: 9781400095599

Binding: TRADE PAPERBACK

Book Condition: NEW CONDITION

Seller ID: IM335554

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