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    • "A Free Woman on God's Earth": The True Story of Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman, the Slave Who Won Her Freedom

    • By: Jana Laiz, Ann-Elizabeth Barnes
    • Narrated by: Adenrele Ojo
    • Length: 1 hr and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    A Free Woman on God's Earth is the story of Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman, the enslaved African woman who had the courage and conviction to speak what was in her heart, suing for her freedom in a Massachusetts court of law. In gaining her own freedom, she set the stage for the abolition of slavery in Massachusetts in 1783.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Legendary Folk Hero Brought To Life

    • By cfifly on 09-25-15

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Weeping Under This Same Moon

    • By: Jana Laiz
    • Narrated by: Zoe Laiz, Caroline Huang McLaughlin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Weeping Under This Same Moon is based on a true story of two teenage girls from different cultures, whose paths intertwine, dramatically altering the course of their lives. In this testament to the power of love and the spirit of volunteerism, Mei and Hannah come together in celebration of culture and language, food and friendship, and the ultimate rescue of both young women from their own despair.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • They want us to leave yet they make us pay to do

    • By DubaiReader on 07-11-17

    Regular price: $19.95