Can you imagine not having a birthday? That is the reality for little Henry who is born into slavery. As a young kid, Henry dreams of freedom. As he grows there are times that he accepts his life of slavery but continues to live and seek happiness. As Henry gets older he meets a special lady and she also is a slave. Read Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine, to learn of Henry's life and boat travel that leads him away from the only life he has known.