tHE Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation The Kingdom on the Waves (Paperback)
|Author: M. T. Anderson|
|When he and his tutor escape to British-occupied Boston, Octavian learns of Lord Dunmores proclamation offering freedom to slaves who join the counterrevolutionary Royal Ethiopian Regiment. *Author: Anderson, M. T. *Subtitle: The Kingdom on the Waves *Publication Date: 2009/10/13 *Number of Pages: 555 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: 10-12 *Language: English *Depth: 1.75 *Width: 5.75 *Height: 7.75|
From the Publisher:
When he and his tutor escape to British-occupied Boston, Octavian learns of Lord Dunmore's proclamation offering freedom to slaves who join the counterrevolutionary forces. Reprint.
Children's book author M.T. Anderson had a diverse working background--including jobs as DJ, teacher, editorial assistant, and music critic--prior to writing such critical successes and bestsellers as the young-adult science fiction novel FEED and the hilarious middle-grade mystery series, M.T. Anderson's Thrilling Tales. He is most well-known for his 2006 National Book Award-winning book THE ASTONISHING LIFE OF OCTAVIAN NOTHING, a brilliant and disturbing story about slavery. Anderson attended Harvard University and received his B.A. from Cambridge University and an M.F.A. from Syracuse University.
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