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To Break an Hourglass By Hayley Del Maynard
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A fictional coming-of-age novel which parallels the lives of a young girl, Jemaline Foster and her older neighbor, Samantha Cunningham. Jem is a teenager when she runs away from home, chasing... More > adventure and following in the footsteps of her older neighbor. The story is set in the 1950s, and is paralleled by flashbacks from Samantha's life as a female pirate in the 1920s. It is an adventure novel chronicling the lives of the two women pirates, both in the 1920s and 1950s. As their journey carries them through piracy and riches along the northern coast of Africa, they discover an Arabian slave trade line still in activity. Drawn by a moral conscience, the two women begin an all-out chase across the Sudanese plains to save the kidnapped children from being forced into slavery. As the hunt progresses, the line separating their two lives slowly becomes indistinguishable. And, in the end, Jem must choose what life she will claim and who she will save.< Less