Emilee Bell


Excellent, Primary, Intermediate, Human trafficking, juvenile literature, prostitution-juvenile, history, political, global social issues, international

Document Type

Book Review


From forced labor to sex slavery, Up for Sale: Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery gives a comprehensive overview of contemporary slave situations across the globe. The book begins by briefly acquainting the reader with a history of slavery, and tying trends from the past with the current slave environment. Slave labor, sex slavery, and child slaves are explained in individual chapters. The final chapter presents the reader with action steps to fight human trafficking and slavery.