281 Results
281 Results
Tennessee Rose —Kendall, Jane F.
Book
2012
18 available of 20 items

Although raised on a Southern plantation and owned by a Confederate officer, a Tennessee walking horse helps a slave during the Civil War.

Homegoing —Gyasi, Yaa, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 25 items

An engaging family saga following two half-sisters -- one who marries into privilege and one sold into slavery -- and their descendants as they navigate the politics of their separate countries and their heritage. Each i...

The way of kings —Sanderson, Brandon.
Book
2010
0 available of 7 items

A new epic series by the best-selling writer of Robert Jordan's final Wheel of Time novels introduces the world of Roshar through the experiences of a war-weary royal compelled by visions, a highborn youth condemned to m...

The man in the high castle —Dick, Philip K., author.
Book
2011
5 available of 7 items

It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some twenty years earlier the United...

Call of the raven —Smith, Wilbur A., author.
Book
2020
18 available of 24 items

"The son of a wealthy plantation owner and a doting mother, Augustus Mungo St John is accustomed to the wealth and luxuries his privilege has afforded him. That is until he returns from university to discover his family ...

Sweet Clara and the freedom quilt —Hopkinson, Deborah.
Book
1993
9 available of 10 items

A young slave stitches a quilt with a map pattern which guides her to freedom in the North.

Washington Black : a novel —Edugyan, Esi, author.
Book
2018
67 available of 72 items

When two English brothers arrive at a Barbados sugar plantation, they bring with them a darkness beyond what the slaves have already known. Washington Black – an eleven year-old field slave – is horrified to find himself...

A shade of vampire —Forrest, Bella, author.
Book
2015
1 available of 2 items

"On the evening of Sofia Claremont's seventeenth birthday, she is sucked into a nightmare from which she cannot wake. A quiet evening walk along a beach brings her face to face with a dangerous pale creature that craves ...

Kindred —Butler, Octavia E., author.
Book
2009
0 available of 6 items

The journey of Little Charlie —Curtis, Christopher Paul, author.
Book
2018
15 available of 31 items

When his poor sharecropper father is killed in an accident and leaves the family in debt, twelve-year-old Little Charlie agrees to accompany fearsome plantation overseer Cap'n Buck north in pursuit of people who have sto...

Oathbringer —Sanderson, Brandon, author.
Book
2019
13 available of 18 items

Dalinar Kholin's Alethi armies won a fleeting victory at a terrible cost: The enemy Parshendi summoned the violent Everstorm, which now sweeps the world with destruction, and in its passing awakens the once peaceful and ...

Mark of the thief —Nielsen, Jennifer A., author.
Book
2015
25 available of 30 items

When Nic, a slave in the mines outside of Rome, is forced to enter a sealed cavern containing lost treasures of Julius Caesar, he finds himself in possession of an ancient amulet filled with magic once reserved for the G...

Yellow Crocus —Ibrahim, Laila, author.
Book
2014
1 available of 4 items

"Moments after Lisbeth is born, she's taken from her mother and handed over to an enslaved wet nurse, Mattie, a young mother separated from her own infant son in order to care for her tiny charge. Thus begins an intense ...

The king's mercy : a novel —Benton, Lori, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 8 items

The day Lincoln lost : a novel —Rosenberg, Charles, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 10 items

"An inventive historical thriller that reimagines the tumultuous presidential election of 1860, capturing the people desperately trying to hold the nation together and those trying to crack it apart"-- Provided by publis...

Harley Merlin and the first ritual —Forrest, Bella, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 2 items

Now that Harley knows her enemy's grand plan -- to become a godlike Child of Chaos and punish those deemed "unworthy"--She's got to figure out what the heck to do about it. Many of the missing magicals are still out ther...

The book of Negroes —Hill, Lawrence, 1957- author.
Book
2011
118 available of 129 items

Thick as thieves : a Queen's thief novel —Turner, Megan Whalen, author.
Book
2017
13 available of 16 items

"Kamet, a secretary and slave to his Mede master, has the ambition and the means to become one of the most powerful people in the Empire. But with a whispered warning the future he envisioned is wrenched away, and he is ...

An unkindness of ghosts —Solomon, Rivers, author.
Book
2017
4 available of 6 items

"Aster has little to offer folks in the way of rebuttal when they call her ogre and freak. She's used to the names; she only wishes there was more truth to them. If she were truly a monster, she'd be powerful enough to t...

Under a painted sky —Lee, Stacey (Stacey Heather), author.
Book
2015
6 available of 8 items

"In 1845, Sammy, a Chinese American girl, and Annamae, an African American slave girl, disguise themselves as boys and travel on the Oregon Trail to California from Missouri"--Provided by publisher.

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