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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Historical Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
The year is 1854 when Jessica's parents bring home a Negro family to work the plantation. With the family is a boy named Jim. Jessie and Jim quickly become best friends. Soon Jessica is forced to start school. As the years roll by, she and Jim only grow closer. At 12, Jessie is sent to boarding school. The civil war begins. Jessie returns home at the end of the war different and grown into womanhood. She soon has to decide between her high-class society life, or the black boy that changed her world all those years ago.

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Forbidden

Submitted: May 07, 2014

The year is 1854 when Jessica's parents bring home a Negro family to work the plantation. With the family is a boy named Jim. Jessie and Jim quickly become best friends. Soon Jessica is forced to start school. As the years roll by, she and Jim only grow closer. At 12, Jessie is sent to boarding school. The civil war begins. Jessie returns home at the end of the war different and grown into womanhood. She soon has to decide between her high-class society life, or the black boy that changed her world all those years ago. Read Chapter

Submitted: May 07, 2014

“Honey, why do you always do the exact opposite of what we ask of you?” asked Papa as we sat at the dinner table that evening. I ... Read Chapter

Submitted: May 07, 2014

Jim and I spent the rest of the summer together. We played every day and every night. We fished and star-gazed. We played tag and hide-an... Read Chapter

Submitted: May 09, 2014

“Jessica Grace, time to get ready for school!” Momma called from downstairs. What? “Didn’t I go to school yesterday?” I cal... Read Chapter