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After a grueling escape north, Belle Palmer is free, yet lost and alone. Separated from her father on the harrowing journey, Belle has nowhere to turn until she finds shelter with the Bests, the first free family she's ever known. For the first time in her sixteen years, Belle is able to express herself freely--except where her feelings for a certain dark-eyed young man are concerned. Daniel Best is headed for great things. Educated and handsome, at eighteen he is full of the promise and dreams of his people, and is engaged to the prettiest (if the most spoiled) girl around. So when a bedraggled stranger arrives in his household and turns into a vibrant, lovely young woman, his attraction to her catches him entirely by surprise. While Belle is determined to deny her feelings for him, Daniel is caught between his conscience and his infatuation with her. That the two belong together is undeniable, but that it could ever happen seems impossible.
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Grouped Work ID a53c5b22-257c-2460-2788-9d1076fb415d
Grouping Title belle
Grouping Author jenkins beverly
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subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, Love -- Fiction, Love stories, American, Michigan -- History -- 19th century, Michigan -- History. -- 19th century -- Fiction, Runaway slaves -- Fiction, United States -- History -- Fiction
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