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Shepherd Creed by Paul Hawkins

A Fable for Fountains
By Charles Coiro

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In the late 1700's, a British Slave Trading vessel leaves England with trading goods for Sierra Leone, Africa. Also onboard is the owner of the ship, his wife and his 3 year old daughter. The final destination of the ship is South Carolina where the Slave Ships owner's wife intends to visit her parents to introduce them to their grandchild.

Some years earlier, this same ship and its crew slew the chief of the Dende tribe and vengeance was sought by the tribe. Captured, the owner and his wife are slain but the 3 year old daughter is miraculously saved by order of a powerful elder who proclaimed the child as a descendent of a powerful chieftain, and who when she grew of age, would a powerful Chieftain. The child is spared and is initiated into the Tribes ways and customs. She is taught the customs and the history of the tribe, and the languages of the two leading trade...
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