I enjoyed this beautiful story and its beautiful illustrations.
I would definitely recommend this to anyone who loves children's books, for this one has got to be one of the most charming ones out there.
This book is about love, hard work, family, immigration, and even touches upon the Jewish religious hierarchy.
This is a sweet story - especially for a young girl who loves her grandmother. It makes one think about the passage of time, the possible changing of circumstances, and how... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Tom
Got this for my wife's 4th grade classroom History class. Kids loved it, and my wife liked how engaged they were.Published 6 months ago by Kindle Customer
This is a great book. It was in brand new condition. It did take a little long to get to me, but it was worth it.Published 11 months ago by Jackie
I think it was more elementary than I expected. I bought it for a 5th grader, but it was more suitable for the soon to be third grader.Published 13 months ago by Leora J. Thomas
Birthday present to our 13 yr. old daughter. We love the illustrations and the story! I would recommend this book to anyone wanting some sense of what it's like to emigrate to this... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Shawn
This is an amazing story that can connect to children on many different levels. I use this book when I teach my unit on immigration to 4th graders. Read morePublished 14 months ago by John N Liquori
Beautifully illustrated, and simply written, this book captured some of the essence of the heart of immigration for families and children, especially poor ones. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Debra L Acquilin-Barber
The paperback book I received was slightly worn, but still in fine condition. It arrived at my home in an incredibly short time, and I look forward to sharing this sweet story... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Savannah
When Jessie Came Across the Sea teaches a lot about history. It explains about immigration. Immigration is moving from one country to another. Read morePublished on April 24, 2009