True story of a young black woman, Sojourner Truth, called by God to preach the gospel in pre-Civil War America. Traces Sojourner Truth’s life from slavery in New York State, winning a court case concerning her son, becoming a traveling speaker and activist for women’s rights and the abolition of slavery. Excellent introduction for middle-schoolers to the abolitionist movement.
Walking the Road to Freedom
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