Steal Away Home

The young woman whose remains Dana discovered was Lizbet Charles, a conductor and former slave. As the scene shifts between Dana’s world and 1856, the story of the families that lived in the house unfolds.

Steal Away Home

When twelve-year-old Dana Shannon starts to strip away wallpaper in her family's old house, she's unprepared for the surprise that awaits her. A hidden room—containing a human skeleton! How did such a thing get there? And why was the tiny room sealed up? With the help of a diary found in the room, Dana learns her house was once a station on the Underground Railroad. The young woman whose remains Dana discovered was Lizbet Charles, a conductor and former slave. As the scene shifts between Dana's world and 1856, the story of the families that lived in the house unfolds. But as pieces of the puzzle begin to fall into place, one haunting question remains—why did Lizbet Charles die?

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Steal Away Home
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Lois Ruby
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-11 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

When twelve-year-old Dana Shannon starts to strip away wallpaper in her family's old house, she's unprepared for the surprise that awaits her. A hidden room—containing a human skeleton! How did such a thing get there? And why was the tiny room sealed up? With the help of a diary found
Steal Away Home
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Matt Carter, Aaron Ivey
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-01 - Publisher: B&H Publishing Group

Thomas Johnson and Charles Spurgeon lived worlds apart. Johnson, an American slave, born into captivity and longing for freedom--- Spurgeon, an Englishman born into relative ease and comfort, but, longing too for a freedom of his own. Their respective journeys led to an unlikely meeting and an even more unlikely
Steal Away Home
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Billy Coffey
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-02 - Publisher: Thomas Nelson

“This is a powerful story of grief, love, forgiveness, and holy mystery, and I loved it. Billy Coffey is a master storyteller.” —Lauren Denton, USA Today bestselling author of The Hideaway Owen Cross grew up with two loves: one a game, the other a girl. One of his loves ruined
Steal Away Home
Language: en
Pages: 45
Authors: Aurand Harris
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

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Steal Away Home
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Jane Kristof
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 1969 - Publisher: Atheneum

Two slave boys run away from their South Carolina plantation in an attempt to reach their freed father five hundred miles to the north.