Copper sun

Sharon M. Draper.

When slave traders invade Armari's village, she is dragged to a slave ship bound for the Carolinas. Bought by a plantation owner, Amari befriends a white indentured servant named Polly and struggles to hold on to her memories in the face of hopeless and despair.


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Tracy MillerPosted March 13, 2009

Strangers arrive at Amari's African village.  Just as the welcoming ceremony begins, the strangers start firing guns and beating the villagers.  Stunned, Amari watches as her family and friends are murdered.  Some, including Amari, are...

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