Amy Hest: When Jessie Came Across the Sea, illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Set at the turn of the nineteenth century, this is a stirring, romantic story about a young girl's epic adventure. Voyaging across the sea to a new life in America, Jessie leaves behind her village home and her beloved grandmother, to whom she entrusts a precious keepsake, hoping one day they will be reunited...
With beautiful illustrations from current Laureate na nÓg, P.J. Lynch.