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When Jessie came across the sea

Author: Amy Hest; Patrick James Lynch
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and emigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Hest; Patrick James Lynch
ISBN: 076361274X 9780763612740 0613694848 9780613694841
OCLC Number: 55011251
Notes: Originally published in hardcover: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1997.
Target Audience: Ages 6-12.
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch.

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A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and emigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too.

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