A More Perfect Union

by Tammye Huf
A More Perfect Union
  • ISBN-13: 9781912408894
  • Author(s): Tammye Huf
  • Subject: Historical fiction
  • Publisher: Myriad Editions
  • Imprint: Myriad Editions
  • Publication Date: 15-10-2020
  • Format: h/b

Availability: In stock

£12.99
When Henry O'Toole escapes the Irish famine and sails to America, he doesn't expect the anti-Irish prejudices that await him. Determined never to starve again, he changes his name to Henry Taylor to secure a job and safeguard his future. Traveling south to Virginia, he meets Sarah, a slave woman torn from her family and sold to another plantation. There she must navigate the power system of the white masters, as well as the hierarchy of her fellow slaves.
About the book

When Henry O'Toole escapes the Irish famine and sails to America, he doesn't expect the anti-Irish prejudices that await him. Determined never to starve again, he changes his name to Henry Taylor to secure a job and safeguard his future. Traveling south to Virginia, he meets Sarah, a slave woman torn from her family and sold to another plantation. There she must navigate the power system of the white masters, as well as the hierarchy of her fellow slaves.