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|Publication Date||Edition||Publisher||Physical Description||Availability|
|2013.||Riverhead Books||417 pages ; 24 cm|| |
|2014||First Riverhead trade paperback edition.||Riverhead Books||458 pages ; 21 cm|| |
|2013.||Large print edition.||Thorndike Press||641 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.|| |
Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argument between Brown and Henry's master quickly turns violent. Henry is forced to leave town - with Brown, who believes he's a girl. Over the ensuing months, Henry - whom Brown nicknames Little Onion - conceals his true identity as...