How Many Days to America? (Hardcover)

A Thanksgiving Story

By Eve Bunting, Beth Peck (Illustrator)

Clarion Books, 9780899195216, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 19, 1988

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/1/1990)
Prebound (10/1/1990)
Audio Cassette (8/1/2000)
Prebound (10/1/1990)

List Price: 16.00*
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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.

About the Author

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.

Praise For How Many Days to America?: A Thanksgiving Story

"A moving fictional presentation of the perilous voyage of a group of Caribbean refugees to this country." Kirkus Reviews with Pointers