Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
Born a slave -- Learning to read and write -- A day in the fields -- Families living apart -- On the run! -- Safe house -- The law changes -- Walk by night -- Free at last -- Glossary.
"Levels: GR: L; DRA: 24"--Page 4 of cover.
"Readers learn what it was like to travel on the Underground Railroad through the eyes of a child escaping slavery. From food to traveling conditions, the narrator's unique perspective will enhance readers' understanding of what it was like to be a slave in early America."-- Publisher's website.