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The girl in the torch

Author: Rob Sharenow
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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After her father is killed in a pogrom, twelve-year-old Sarah and her mother immigrate to America--but when her mother dies before they get through Ellis Island, and the authorities want to send her back to the old country, Sarah hides in the torch of the Statue of Liberty.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Sharenow
ISBN: 9780062227959 0062227955
OCLC Number: 890377474
Notes: "A novel"--Jacket cover.
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 284 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Robert Sharenow.

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After her father is killed in a pogrom, twelve-year-old Sarah and her mother immigrate to America--but when her mother dies before they get through Ellis Island, and the authorities want to send her back to the old country, Sarah hides in the torch of the Statue of Liberty.

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