An extraordinary story of courage, independence and adventure.
At seven, Peggy made a terrifying journey through famine-stricken Ireland. Now thirteen, and determined to make a new life for herself, she sets off alone across the Atlantic to America. Will she ever see her family again?
The second book in the famine trilogy. The other books in the Famine trilogy are Under the Hawthorn Tree and Fields of Home.
Author(s): Conlon-McKenna, Marita, Teskey, Donald, Lynch, P. J.,
Date of Publication: 01/12/1992,
Pagination: 176 pages, 25 Illustrations, black and white,
Series: Children of the Famine,
Imprint: O'Brien Press Ltd,
Published By: O'Brien Press Ltd,
Book Classification: Children's, young adult & educational,