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Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story

Newman, Lesléa (author.). Bates, Amy June, (illustrator.).

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North Kansas City Public Library JE NEW (Text) 0001002198396 JUV Easy New Checked out 06/11/2019

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General Note: Loosely based on true stories told to the author by her grandmother and aunt about their voyage to America.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: "Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health inspection stops any chance of Gittel's mother joining her daughter on the voyage. Knowing she may never see her mother again, Gittel must find the courage within herself to leave her family behind"--
Subject: United States Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.)
Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.) Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Children's stories
Separation (Psychology) Juvenile fiction
Emigration and immigration Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Jews United States Juvenile fiction
Separation (Psychology) Juvenile fiction
Emigration and immigration Juvenile fiction
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) Juvenile fiction
Genre: Picture books.
Children's stories.
Multiculturalism.
Juvenile works.
Fiction.
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