Slave: My True Story by
Call Number: Olin Library HT1384.K48 N39 2003
This book is the story of a Sudanese woman, Mende Nazer, who as a child was captured into slavery by the Mujahedin (Arab raiders) who invaded her village, killed adults, and captured children. The book is divided into four parts. In the first part Nazer provides a detail account of how life was before the raid, and how the people in her village lived. In the second part Nazer writes about how she and other children were stolen away into slavery. In part three, Nazer tells how she was able to escape from slavery. In the last part, Nazer writes about life as a freed person.