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Hope in My Heart

(2003)
(A book in the My America series)
A novel by

 
 
When Sofia and her family arrive in Ellis Island after a long and difficult journey from Italy, a cruel twist of fate separates Sofia from her parents and sends her into "quarantine." There, in a state-run hopsital, she and her new friend, Maureen, must learn to overcome the twin hardships of immigration and alienation, while they maintain the hope that they will be reunited with their families.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Used availability for Kathryn Lasky's Hope in My Heart

Hardback Editions

November 2003 : USA Hardback
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Title: My America: Hope In My Heart, Sofia's Ellis Island Diary, Book One
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 0-439-18875-X / 978-0-439-18875-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
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November 2003 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Hope in My Heart (My America)
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 0-613-99480-9 / 978-0-613-99480-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tandem Library
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September 2003 : USA Library Binding

Title: Hope in My Heart: Sofia's Ellis Island Diary (My America: Sofia's Immigrant Diaries)
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 0-606-31461-X / 978-0-606-31461-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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Paperback Editions

November 2003 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: My America: Hope In My Heart, Sofia's Ellis Island Diary, Book One (My America: Sofia's Immigrant Diaries)
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 0-439-44962-6 / 978-0-439-44962-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA