From Slave to Soldier (Paperback)

Based on a True Civil War Story (Ready-To-Read - Level 3)

By Deborah Hopkinson, Brian Floca (Illustrator)

Aladdin Paperbacks, 9780689839665, 44pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2007



Johnny loves his uncle and his master's mule, but he hates being a slave. So when he's asked to join the Union army, he accepts. Being a soldier is hard work, and Johnny wonders if he made the right choice. But when the army needs him, Johnny knows it's up to him to come to the rescue.