The Long Way to a New Land

by Joan Sandin

Four chapters chronicle a family journey from Sweden to the U.S. during the famine... read more

Four chapters chronicle a family journey from Sweden to the U.S. during the famine of 1868. Illustrations In three colors by the author provide visual information and interest on every page-spread. An author’s note at the end gives historical background in this unusually fine, easy-to-read historical fiction. (7—11 years)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1981

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