Clearinghouse Resource

Title

A Piece of Home

Authors/Editors

Levitin, Sonia
Wijngaard, Juan

Publisher(s)

New York: Dial Books for Young Readers

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

1996, 32 pages

Description of Resource

Describes the excitement and fear experienced by Gregor, a young Russian boy, as he immigrates to America. Gregor chooses to bring his treasured baby blanket to remember Russia by. He is nervous about what his cousin in America, Elie, will think about him and his blanket. The boys soon discover that they both kept a piece of home.

Recommended for ages 4-7.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.