logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself - Harriet Jacobs
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself
by: (author)
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
show less
Format: kindle
ASIN: B0084961ZM
Publisher: Public Domain Books
Pages no: 258
Edition language: English
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it
4.5 Part of the Summer Reading Goals
As I start to write this review, the literary internet is blowing up somewhat because the Association for Library Service to Children has changed the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award to the Children’s Literature Legacy Award. The change is only to the name of the award (the ALA or ALSC is not banning the ...
Muccamukk
Muccamukk rated it
4.0 Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
Probably as interesting for the polemical dance Jacobs is doing as for the story itself. Jacob spends the book attempting to convince neutral readers (largely white women in the North of the US) that Slavery Is Bad, and while playing to that, she has to shade over some things she's done and highligh...
Lit Lovers Lane
Lit Lovers Lane rated it
5.0 Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Dover Thrift Editions)
Being a subscriber to Brown Girl Collective, a Facebook page that regularly features inspirational Black women in history, I happened upon the life story of Harriet Jacobs, a runaway slave. Learning she had written a book (under the pseudonym Linda Brent), I knew this was a must read and promptly go...
Lisa (Harmony)
Lisa (Harmony) rated it
5.0 Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Dover Thrift Editions)
I was assigned this book in college and its made a powerful impression, especially since it was the first slave narrative I had read. I would later read Frederick Douglass' My Bondage and My Freedom, and especially after reading that, the man is one of my greatest heroes, and that's one powerful boo...
N.T. Embe
N.T. Embe rated it
For the most part, stories like this are not ones that I read willingly. I am not someone who follows after those persecuted and who have gone through many hardships that are based on reality because, like everyone else, I have enough hardships and things in my own life that I have to deal with. I r...
Other editions (132)
Books by Harriet Jacobs
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?