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The Abolitionist It is 1807 The British Slave Trade has just been abolished Anna Ashwell comes from a family line of abolitionists, but her introduction into society brings with it questions than answers The call to step beyond the confines of fashionable behaviour costs than she has bargained for and Anna s choices lead her to discover the reality of slavery and the truth about family secrets, hidden motives and true love. Read The Abolitionist – sneakerspear.co.uk

Best Read [ The Abolitionist] By [ Elisabeth Allen ] – sneakerspear.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 354 pages
  • The Abolitionist
  • Elisabeth Allen
  • English
  • 13 February 2018
  • 1901917169

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  1. From the Back Cover It is 1807 The British Slave Trade has just been abolished Anna Ashwell comes from a family line of abolitionists, but her introduction into society brings with itquestions than answers The call to step beyond the confines of fashionable behavior coststhan she has bargained for and Anna s choices lead her to discover the reality of slavery and the truth about family secrets, hidden motives and true love.When Elisabeth Allen offered me to read her latest bo From the Back Cover It is 1807 The British Slave Trade has just been abolished Anna Ashwell comes from a family line of abolitionists, but her introduction into society brings with itquestions than answers The call to step beyond the confines of fashionable behavior coststhan she has bargained for and Anna s choices lead her to discover the reality of slavery and the truth about family secrets, hidden motives and true love.When Elisabeth Allen offered me to read h...

  2. I intend to give my life Anna Ashwell is a young English girl who was born into the heart of England s struggle for the abolition of slavery Though she comes from a family who has been part of the Abolition movement for generations, the choice to embrace it, to make the cause of the slaves her own cause was a choice that Anna had to make for he...

  3. Plot Interesting There was nothing surprising, but it was a solid plot.Characters The main character was fairly well rounded, though her constant skittishness about standing up for what she believes was rather frustrating She kept making up her mind to stand up for slaves but then backed down whenever she was given the opportunity to do so Also, the secondary characters kind of ran together I had a hard time keeping the other girls straight.Writing This is definitely written to sound l Plot Interesting There was nothing surprising, but it was a solid plot.Characters The main character was fairly well rounded, though her constant skittishness about standing up for what she be...

  4. I read this book in late January, I believe, and I loved it It deals with a very sensitive subject slavery The book is set in England in the early to mid 1800 s I think Elisabeth Allen did a wonderful, amazing job with this book I really liked her unique idea to incorporate letters into the story I thought it was very clever.The characters were all very well developed and I really liked Anna, Percy, and Captain Dancey One of the things I really liked was Captain Dancey s and Anna s friend I read this book in late January, I believe, and I loved it It deals with a very sensitive subject slavery The book is set in England in the early to mid 1800 s I think Elisabeth Allen did a wonderful, amazing job with this book I really liked her unique idea to incorporate letters into the story I thought it was very clever.The characters were all very well developed and I really liked Anna, Percy, and Captain Dancey One of the things I really liked was Captain Dancey s and Anna s friendship Captain Dancey was a wonderful friend to Anna, but was never afraid to state what he believed.I think the element I liked most a...

  5. This book is one of those rare historical stories that speaks just as eloquently to contemporary issues as those of yesteryear As I read I found myself encouraged to stand up for what is right no matter what society says is politically correct The story itself is delightful I had never before read a novel about slavery in England and found The Abolitionist to be a wonderful introduction The book also contains a sweet love story which should not bother even the most sensitive of readers I am This book is one of those rare historical stories that speaks just as eloquently to contemporary issues as those of yesteryear As I read I found myself encouraged to stand up for what is right no matter what society says is politically correct The story itself is delightful I had never before read a novel about slavery in England and ...