The Economics of Slavery
If you are an escaped slave, can you afford to trust anyone?
In "A Promise Moon," I tell the true story of the Underground Railroad. Most escapees received little or no help until already free, or upon reaching the North.
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A research grant to study slavery and the Underground Railroad in Kentucky inspired, "A Promise Moon." I alluded to, or drew inspiration from my findings as I wrote my latest novel which is set during the Civil War. RESEARCH FINDINGS