Escaping to America: a true story
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Published:
New York : Morrow Junior Books, [2000].
Status:
Central Kids Nonfiction
943.84 SCHAN
Westover Kids Nonfiction
J 943.84 S299e
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Jul 29, 2019
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Description
In an ancient forest near their home, Ida and Sammy picked wild berries for breakfast and wild mushrooms for soup. But a terrible war was being waged throughout their land. Ida and Sammy and baby Ruthie were in great danger. In 1921, the children's mother and father decided they all must flee. Despite the risks of travel, they knew that their best hope for a new life lay far away in America. This intensely personal yet universal story tells vividly of the losses suffered and hopes that triumphed. With great variety, the pictures reflect a full range of changing emotions. Accurate in every detail, they portray the times in a way that gives readers the unforgettable sense of being present during the struggle, and witnessing one family's enduring
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Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) : color ; 31 cm
Street Date:
0008
Language:
English
ISBN:
0688169899 (trade ed.), 0688169902 (lib. bdg.)
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
NC: Non-Conforming
Lexile measure:
1040

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Tells how the author's family left difficult conditions in Poland to make a better life for themselves in America early in the twentieth century.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Schanzer, R. (2000). Escaping to America: a true story. First edition. New York: Morrow Junior Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Schanzer, Rosalyn. 2000. Escaping to America: A True Story. New York: Morrow Junior Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Schanzer, Rosalyn, Escaping to America: A True Story. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 2000.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Schanzer, Rosalyn. Escaping to America: A True Story. First edition. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 2000. Print.

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