The Girl in the Torch

The Girl in the Torch

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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.
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780062227959
Characteristics: 284 pages ; 22 cm
Call Number: J SHARENOW, R


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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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