The Girl in the TorchBook - 2015
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.
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2015
Characteristics: 284 pages ; 22 cm
Call Number: J SHARENOW, R
From Library Staff
Sarah has always dreamed of America. When tragedy strikes while immigrating to the land of the free, she takes refuge in Lady Liberty's torch as she faces life on her own in a new country.
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