Brady by Jean Fritz
Brady is the exciting story of the underground railroad as seen through the eyes of a young man. Brady's main character flaw is his inability to keep secrets. His main desire is to be a man in the eyes of his family and have one of his manly accomplishments recorded in the family Bible. One day Brady stumbles across a "station" in the underground railroad. With his struggle to keep secrets, the fact that the slave catchers are after the slaves, and mysterious threats bringing fear to the family, this book has suspense enough to keep homeschool students on the edge of their seats. Brady finally gets his accomplishment written in the family Bible. You'll have read the book to find out how.
This book is required reading in the Notgrass America the Beautiful history curriculum.
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