This 15-year-old's life if abruptly changed for the worse when sent across the ocean to Carolina to be sold into slavery. This character must learn to rely on friendships, memories, and a strong sense of identity in order to survive the perils of slavery and lead others to true freedom.
This character is not able to fly away to safety before being killed in a slave raid. However, this child's spirit lives on in the memories of a family member.
This person is betrothed to the main character. Their marriage plans are ended by the tragic introduction of slavery, though. This gentle character ultimately loses physical and spiritual strength, as slavery and horrific owners beat and abuse this person. This character also comes to be known by the name Buck.
This kind and courageous character shares food with and informs the main character about the...
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