How Many Days to America?: A Thanksgiving Story

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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After the police come, a family is forced to flee their Caribbean island and set sail for America in a small fishing boat. "A moving fictional presentation of the perilous voyage of a group of Caribbean refugees to this country." -- Kirkus Reviews, pointer

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SUMMARY After soldiers storm a home, a family is forced to leave and find salvation in America. They sail for days trying to search for land. When they first encounter land, they are turned away by ... Read full review

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"How Many Days to America?" is a book about a Caribbean family who must leave after "the soldiers" came. They had to leave in the middle of the night to leave for America. They could take nothing ... Read full review

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EVE BUNTING has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere . She lives in Southern California.

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