The Invention of Wings (must read)

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The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Three courageous women, enslaved in different ways. Deeply, beautifully moving.

harriet powers

Slave story quilt by Harriet Powers. There are other examples easily found on the web, as well as photos of many of the book’s historical figures. Wait until you’ve finished to find out who was real and who wasn’t.

 

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