Nomination: The Lightning Dreamer: Cuba’s Greatest Abolitionist


Engle, Margarita. The Lightning Dreamer: Cuba’s Greatest Abolitionist. 2013. 192p. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $16.99 (978-0547807430). Gr. 9-up. [ab]

Through her poetry, young Tula is liberated and inspired to become an abolitionist and feminist in nineteenth century Cuba.

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