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Bridge to America

Glaser, Linda.

Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005.

200 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Eight-year-old Fivel narrates the story of his family's Atlantic Ocean crossing to reunite with their father in the United States, from its desperate beginning in a shtetl in Poland in 1920 to his stirrings of identity as an American boy.

Reading Level: 4.7

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0618563016

LC Call No:

PZ7.G48047 Bri 2005

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Glaser, Linda.

Title:

Bridge to America / Linda Glaser.

Publisher:

Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005.

Physical:

200 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Notes:

"Based on a true story."

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, October 2010

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, November 2005

Citation/Refs:

Book Links (A.L.A.), September 2005

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, August 2005

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, April 2006

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, October 2005

Citation/Refs:

Multicultural Review, September 2006

Summary:

Eight-year-old Fivel narrates the story of his family's Atlantic Ocean crossing to reunite with their father in the United States, from its desperate beginning in a shtetl in Poland in 1920 to his stirrings of identity as an American boy.

Target Audience:

4.7.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Jews--Poland--Fiction.

Subject:

Jews--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

Ocean travel--Fiction.

Subject:

Immigration and emigration--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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