In keeping with the Black History Month theme, today’s book is the first of a trilogy by Laila Ibrahim. It tells the story of Mattie, a young slave woman who is forced to leave her infant son, move into the big house and become a wet nurse to newborn Elizabeth, or Lisbeth for short. They developed a relationship/bond that neither would forget.
This book is told from both both perspectives, and will leave the reader with a lot to think about.
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