An Ellis Island Christmas Paperback – 16 Oct 2018. Maxinne Rhea Leighton is a child of immigrants whose family emigrated from Poland to America through Ellis Island.
An Ellis Island Christmas Paperback – 16 Oct 2018. by. Maxinne Rhea Leighton (Author). Maxinne Rhea Leighton (Author), Dennis Nolan (Illustrator). Krysia's story was inspired by their journey and while it focuses on a specific time in our history of immigration, their story of uncertainty and longing for freedom and a better life is a timeless one. Dennis Nolan is the author and illustrator of the bestselling Dinosaur Dream.
An Ellis Island Christmas book. The artwork, done in watercolor by Dennis Nolan, is immensely appealing, capturing the emotional resonance of the story. According to the dust-jacket blurb, Maxinne Rhea Leighton, who made her authorial debut with An Ellis Island Christmas in 1992, and who does not appear to have written anything else thus far, was affiliated with the Ellis Island Museum of Immigration restoration project - a background that has clearly paid off, as her narrative, in addition to being well-written and engaging, feels.
By Maxinne Rhea Leighton Illustrated by Dennis Nolan. About An Ellis Island Christmas. A moving story about one family’s daring journey from Poland to America and their hope for a better future in their new home. Category: Children’s Picture Books.
Inspired by Maxinne Rhea Leighton's father's journey from Poland to America, this is a powerful reminder of the beacon of hope and opportunity that Ellis Island symbolized and the importance of family at Christmastime. Пользовательский отзыв - estree1 - LibraryThing. I liked this book because of the illustrations and the message. The illustrations of the story help the reader to feel like they were actually in the setting of the book, the late 19th and early 20th.
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by Maxinne Rhea Leighton & illustrated by Dennis Nolan. Still, authentic details plus Nolan's misty, rather somber paintings capture the period-especially the Ellis Island site-with grace and care. Young reader/Picture book.
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Processed through Ellis Island, they spend their Christmas waiting for Papa to arrive. authentic and believable. In my opinion, "An Ellis Island Christmas" is a fantastic picture book that reveals a powerful message about an immigrant child's journey to America. One of the best parts of this story is its plot.
58 AN ELLIS ISLAND CHRISTMAS By Maxinne Rhea Leighton. Illustrated by Dennis Nolan. - 58. Advertisement. Continue reading the main story.