Africa Is My Home

Written by Monica Edinger and Illustrated by Robert Byrd

Magulu is only nine years old when she is taken by slave traders and brought to the Americas. She is on board the Amistad when its passengers rise up and overthrow their captors, but her journey to freedom—and back home to Africa—has only begun.

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Age Range 10 - 12 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
64
Publisher
Candlewick
Grade Level 5th - 6th
ISBN
9780763650384
Lexile 890
Themes