I did not like the book because it was confusing to read, they went back and forth from when Susannah was a little girl, then a grandmother. Read morePublished on Oct. 21 2003
this book is inappropriate for use with Elementary school students in class. It discusses some sensitive topicsPublished on Sept. 29 2003
The book was written well, but in a confusing format. Mary is writing down a story from her grandmother's childhood, with help from a girl named Free. Read morePublished on June 13 2003 by ...Loggie...
"Steal Away" was not what I expected. I expected more adventure and bonding between Beth and Susannah - I couldn't quite understand if they were true friends or mere acquaintances... Read morePublished on Sept. 3 2002 by MAB
A slave and a white girl both running for freedom.
This book is about two girls that become best friends. One is a slave named Bethlehem. Read more
One day Gran & Mary go to Toronto to visit and old friend named Beth, a free slave. They plan to write the story of how they got to freedom in Vermont. Read morePublished on March 27 2001 by rivergate56
Ms. Armstrong takes the reader into the heart of tension between slavery and abolition, white and black, young and old. Read morePublished on Aug. 22 2000
I really did like this book but it was very confusing. It jumped back and fourth from place to place a lot and I often got confused. Read more