Written in Bone

Written in Bone

Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland

By Sally M. Walker

Carolrhoda Books, Library Binding, 9780822571353, 144pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2009

Join author Sally M. Walker as she works alongside scientists investigating colonial-era graves near Jamestown, Virginia: a teenage boy, a ship's captain, an indentured servant, a colonial official and his family, and an enslaved African girl. All are reaching beyond the grave to tell us their stories, which are written in bone.

About the Author
Sally Walker is the author of "Written in ""Bone", " ""Fossil Fish Found Alive", and "Secrets of a Civil War Submarine", which was awarded a Sibert Medal. She lives in Illinois.