An overview and plot summary of Ajeemah and His Son by James Berry. Part of a larger Study Guide by Immediately download the Ajeemah and His Son summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and. Ajeemah and His Son. and Historical Fiction; Annotation: Ajeemah, taking his son Atu to be wed, is seized by slavers and shipped from Africa to Jamaica.

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An amazing depiction of slave life. Paperback96 pages. What are the main characters of the story? To view it, click here. Oct 25, Anucha Niankrathok added it.

Cherie rated it liked it Aug 14, Ajeemah and His Son connect to Copper Son because they both are captured by slave catchers. I didn’t like how Atu killed himself at the end. I gave this book 2 stars because it wasn’t that interesting. Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts.

Appropriate use of the Jamaican patois helps the reader get inside the head of a slave just a little bitthe saddest part of which is their inability to make contact with their loved ones in Africa.

Its hard to explain but Copper Son was longer and it had more interesting problems. Tamara Madison rated it it was amazing Jul 30, This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.


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I know it has to be real, but it seemed a little strong. Purpleluv rated it it was ok Jul 14, Published January 30th by HarperCollins first published October 1st Open Preview See a Problem? May 07, Kath rated it really liked it. To ask other readers questions about Ajeemah and His Sonplease sign up.

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Ajeejah trivia or quizzes yet. Ajeemah is taking his aand Atu to be wed when they are seized by slavers and shipped to separate plantations in Jamaica. Megan rated it liked it Apr 20, Trivia About Ajeemah and His Son. Ajeemah and his son were captured by slave catchers. Refresh and try again. Ajeemah and His Son is about Ajeemah and his son planning Atu’s wedding. This book would be wonderful for anyone is interested in slave narratives or learning more about the Middle Passage as told through fiction.

Claire rated it liked it Jan 21, Be the first to discover new talent! Ruby rated it it was ok Apr 07, By clicking ajedmah “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Suzan Burton rated it really liked it Sep 29, Ethne W rated it really liked it Nov 16, Inat the height of the slave trade, Ajeemah and his son, Atu, are snatched by slave traders from their home in Africa while en route to deliver a dowry to Atu’s bride-to-be.


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Neo aikens rated it it was amazing Oct 20, Ajeemah and his son were separated they went to different places. Its a good book and i think people should read these types of books more often and ajeemah and his son is both africans. Oct 18, Akeila rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Please provide an email address.

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