happens when The Wizard of Oz meets 12 Years a Slave?
NEW YOUNG ADULT/TEEN NOVEL TAKES A MODERN DAY TEENAGER ON A HISTORICAL JOURNEY WHEN SHE WAKES UP
AS A SLAVE IN THE YEAR 1816.
Aggie Lucas is
your typical 7th grader who loves her cell phone, social media and designer
sneakers. Eager to celebrate her 13th birthday, Aggie is disappointed when her
parents break their promise to her by not giving her the gift she really
wanted. Mad at the world, Aggie goes to school and is sent to detention hall
for disrespecting her teacher. Aggie accidentally falls and bumps her head before awaking in a dream where she is transported back to the year
1816 as a slave on a plantation in Goochland, Virginia. As a slave, Aggie is
forced to adapt but not before learning some valuable and very harsh lessons in