The Book of Negroes

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  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Pages : 512 pages
  • ISBN : 1409080609
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 95 reviews
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The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 01 February 2009
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'A beautiful, compelling artifice, spun from unspeakably savage facts . . . a fiction that faces the terrible truth about slavery' The Times WINNER OF THE COMMONWEALTH PRIZE FOR FICTION Based on a true story, Lawrence Hill's epic novel spans three continents and six decades to bring to life a dark and shameful chapter in our history through the story of one brave and resourceful woman. Abducted from her West African village at the age of eleven and sold as a slave in

The Book of Negroes A Novel Movie Tie in Edition Movie Tie in Editions

The Book of Negroes  A Novel  Movie Tie in Edition   Movie Tie in Editions
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 12 January 2015
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Lawrence Hill’s award-winning novel is a major television miniseries airing on BET Networks. The Book of Negroes (based on the novel Someone Knows My Name) will be BET’s first miniseries. The star-studded production includes lead actress Aunjanue Ellis (Ray, The Help), Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. (Jerry Maguire, A Few Good Men), Oscar and Emmy winner Louis Gossett Jr. (A Raisin in the Sun, Boardwalk Empire), and features Lyriq Bent (Rookie Blue), Jane Alexander (The Cider House Rules),

The Book Of Negroes

The Book Of Negroes
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
  • Release : 13 July 2010
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Lawrence Hill’s nationally bestselling novel has garnered praise and awards around the world. The Book of Negroes has won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize and CBC Canada Reads, among many others. Lawrence Hill—and his remarkable character Aminata Diallo—have become household names throughout Canada. Readers will follow the story of Aminata, an unforgettable heroine who cut a swath through an 18th-century world hostile to her colour and her sex. Abducted as an eleven-year-old

The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 28 May 2012
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This beautiful full-colour gift edition of the new Canadian classic, The Book of Negroes, shares with readers the many photos, works of art and documents that inspired Lawrence Hill to create his award-winning work. It adds to the novel more than 150 images: early maps and documents, archival photos, period paintings and never-before-published pages from the original handwritten ledger called the Book of Negroes. Readers will travel the world with Aminata Diallo, from a West African village to an indigo plantation

The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 19 June 2021
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Abducted as an 11-year-old child from her village in West Africa and forced to walk for months to the sea in a coffle--a string of slaves-- Aminata Diallo is sent to live as a slave in South Carolina. But years later, she forges her way to freedom, serving the British in the Revolutionary War and registering her name in the historic "Book of Negroes." This book, an actual document, provides a short but immensely revealing record of freed Loyalist slaves

Bookclub in a Box Discusses The Book of Negroes Someone Knows My Name by Lawrence Hill

Bookclub in a Box Discusses The Book of Negroes   Someone Knows My Name  by Lawrence Hill
  • Author : Marilyn Herbert
  • Publisher : Bookclub-in-a-Box
  • Release : 23 August 2011
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The history and terror of black slavery has been well documented in literature and film. Lawrence Hill’s new book doesn’t lessen the awfulness of the times, but adds a unique human dimension. Hill has created an uplifting and highly educational story about a shameful part of history. The Book of Negroes is sold in the United States under the title, Someone Knows My Name. Aminata Diallo was born free in Africa in the eighteenth century. She had a

The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : HarperPerennial
  • Release : 01 December 2014
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From its first publication in 2007, Lawrence Hill's masterpiece, The Book of Negroes, has touched readers around the world with its unforgettable story. Now a six-part CBC mini-series starring Cuba Gooding Jr., Louis Gossett Jr., and Ben Chaplin, this beloved novel tells the story of Aminata, brilliantly played by Anajanue Ellis. Abducted as an eleven-year-old from her village in Africa and enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata survives using midwifery skills learned at her mother's side. When she has the chance to

Someone Knows My Name A Novel

Someone Knows My Name  A Novel
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 November 2008
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Dreaming of escaping her life of slavery in South Carolina and returning to her African home, slave Aminata Diallo is thrown into the chaos of the Revolutionary War, during which she helps create a list of black people who have been honored for their service to the king.

The Illustrated Book of Negroes

The Illustrated Book of Negroes
  • Author : Lawrence Hill
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 14 November 2011
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This beautiful full-colour gift edition of the new Canadian classic, The Book of Negroes, shares with readers the many photos, works of art and documents that inspired Lawrence Hill to create his award-winning work. It adds to the novel more than 150 images: early maps and documents, archival photos, period paintings and never-before-published pages from the original handwritten ledger called the Book of Negroes. Readers will travel the world with Aminata Diallo, from a West African village to an indigo plantation

The Shelburne Black Loyalists

The Shelburne Black Loyalists
  • Author : Ruth Holmes Whitehead
  • Publisher : [Halifax] : Nova Scotia Museum
  • Release : 19 June 2021
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"Over 2000 Blacks came to Nova Scotia with the fleet from New York City [in 1783]. Sir Guy Carleton, commander-in-chief of the British Army, ordered the listing of these people, their age, appearance, family members, previous owners and places of residence, in a record called the 'Book of Negroes.'"--Introduction.

Negroes and the Gun

Negroes and the Gun
  • Author : Nicholas Johnson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 19 June 2021
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From the pre-Civil War to today, this book demonstrates a willingness of African-American men and women to use firearms when necessary to defend their families and communities, from Frederick Douglas's advice to keep a good revolver handy as defense against slave catchers to blacks against the KKK. Original.