U.S.A. / 2016
The Underground Railroad is about - you guessed it - the Underground Railroad - the elusive network of pathways and allies that helped people escape bondage during American slavery. This book was released less than a week ago, and is an official selection of Oprah's Book Club! The book is about a woman named Cora, who embarks on a perilous journey to freedom. It's being praised for its historical accuracy and complex depiction of emotions.