Taylor Harris


Outstanding, Primary, Bonnie Bader, Slavery, Underground, American Girl, Historical

Document Type

Book Review


Addy is one of the millions of slaves living in the United States in 1864. This book spans the history of slavery, sharing accounts about the Underground Railroad and the secret routes that allowed many slaves to escape. With stories from people in slavery, conductors of the Underground Railroad, and those on their way to escape, readers will get an overview of the terrible reality of slavery as well as the hope for freedom that existed. Come to know some of the efforts that went in to abolishing slavery in the United States through Real Stories from My Time: The Underground Railroad.