Cuando Jessie cruzó el océano

This poignant story portrays important aspects of the immigrant experience.

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978-1930332782
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Cuando Jessie cruzó el océano by Amy Hest.  Jessie, a young woman from a poor village in Eastern Europe, is surprised when she is chosen by the town's Rabbi to travel to America. Profoundly sad at the prospect of leaving behind her grandmother, Jessie makes the voyage across the sea to start a new life in New York. This poignant story portrays important aspects of the immigrant experience.

En Español:
Jessie, una joven de una aldea del este de Europa, es elegida por el rabino del pueblo para emigrar a Estados Unidos. Ilusionada por la posibilidad que esto representa, pero a la vez inmensamente triste por tener que dejar atrás a la abuela que la ha criado, Jessie hace la travesía por mar, y, finalmente, llega a Nueva York donde comienza su nueva vida.

Paperback, 40 pages.

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