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Isabel Allende discusses why she chose slavery as the subject of her new historical novel. It’s the story of an orphaned mulatta who travels from pre-revolutionary Haiti to French-controlled New Orleans and her quest for freedom.
- Isabel Allende author of nine novels, a collection of stories, four memoirs and a trilogy of children's novels.
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