The House Of Dies Drear (dies Drear Chronicle)
An African American Family Tries To Unravel The Secrets Of Their New Home In Ohio Which Was Once An Important Station On The Underground Railroad.
Author : Virginia Hamilton
Publisher : Simon Pulse
Published Year : 1968
Edition : Reissue
Format : Paperback, 256 pages
Language : English
Dimensions : 6.90 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.75 (d)
ISBN : 0020435207
ISBN13 : 9780020435204
Overview :The house held secrets, Thomas knew, even before he first saw it looming gray and massive on its ledge of rock. It had a century-oldlegend--two fugitive slaves had been killed by bounty hunters after leaving its passageways, and Dies Drear himself, the abolitionist who had made the house into a station on the Underground Railroad, had been murdered there. The ghosts of the three were said to walk its rooms...
A black family tries to unravel the secrets of their new home which was once a stop on the Underground Railroad.