Niagara Falls and New York State Books


Freedom Crossing
ISBN # 0-5904-4569-3
Author: Margaret Goff Clark
Publisher: Scholastic

Price: $ 4.50

Description: Laura believes that anyone helping a fugitive slave is breaking the law. Then she meets Martin Paige, a 12 yr. old runaway slave who would rather die than be sent back to the South. Laura discovers that her brother & father are helping runaway slaves escape into Canada. Her house is a stopover on the Underground railroad. Recommended ages 9-13.