Could someone give me a summary about the novel Jubilee? I also need help with a thesis statment. Please HELP I'm trying to write a five page paper and I am stuck. I can't get it started.

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"Jubliee" is a maturational novel. You may have heard the literary term for this, bildungsroman.

The plot, briefly: Vyry is the mother of a slave who has died. She is sent to work in the "big house" under the cruel "Big Missy." Growing up, Vyry must witnesses horrific things in addition to being mistreated. She sees a man get branded and knows many...

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