Book Review of The Slave Dancer

The Slave Dancer
The Slave Dancer
Author: Paula Fox
Genre: Children's Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 2


This is the story of a young flute player shanghai'd to 'dance the slaves' on a slaving ship. Very compelling, not great literature but definitely a page-turner, Newberry Medal winner - it's definitely young adult lit, so it's graphic but not salacious, once again I learned about things I wish hadn't happened.