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Little Immigrants

Kenneth Bagnell

Little Immigrants

  • 71 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Historical - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9706104M
    ISBN 100773673423
    ISBN 109780773673427
    OCLC/WorldCa51087757

    In an apartment building in Delaware, nine families of immigrants from Central and South America have taken up residence in the hopes of creating new and better lives in America. Told in alternating voices, the many stories center around the budding - and tragic - romance between two teenagers. This beautiful, powerful book is a must read.   Directed by Alan J. Levi. With Stephen Macht, Sharon Gless, Aimee Eccles, Richard Anderson. A young Italian immigrant who loses everything in the San Francisco earthquake starts over again and builds up a shipping empire, but doesn't find the happiness he thought would come with wealth until he takes up with a young Chinese girl/10(1).


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