|008||180725s2019 nyua b b 000 1 eng|
|245||1||a|Gittel's journey :|
b|an Ellis Island story /
c|story by Leslea Newman ; pictures by Amy June Bates.
|260||a|New York :|
b|Abrams Books for Young Readers,
|300||a| p. :|
b|col. ill. ;
|500||a|Loosely based on true stories told to the author by her grandmother and aunt about their voyage to America.|
|504||a|Includes bibliographical references.|
|510||3||a|Kirkus, November 01, 2018|
|510||3||a|Publisher's Weekly, October 29, 2018|
|510||3||a|School library journal starred, December 2018|
|510||3||a|Booklist starred, January 01, 2019|
|510||4||a|Horn book guide, February 2019|
|510||3||a|Wilson Children's core collection|
|520||a|Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health inspection stops any chance of Gittel's mother joining her daughter on the voyage. Knowing she may never see her mother again, Gittel must find the courage within herself to leave her family behind.|
b|Fountas and Pinnell Leveled Book.
|610||27||a|Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)|
|610||21||a|Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)|
|650||7||a|Immigration and emigration|
|650||1||a|Emigration and immigration|
a|CULTURAL HERITAGE / Multicultural.
a|FICTION / Family / General.
|700||1||a|Bates, Amy June,|