Lesias Dream

January 24, 2005|
Lesias Dream by Laura Langston
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FIFTEEN-YEAR OLD LESIA can hardly bear it. She and her family must leave their beloved Baba in their Ukrainian hometown in order to flee to Canada. Dreaming of fields of wheat, wealth and security, Lesia looks forward to a life in Canada, free from poverty and rumours of war. But the 160 acres of hardscrabble prairie look nothing like the wheat fields of her dreams. And even though there is no fighting in her new country, the First World War follows them there.

The Manitoba Young Readers’ Choice Award, The Snow Willow Award and The Rocky Mountain Book Award

Laura Langston is the author of several books for children and adults. Lesia’s Dreamrecently won for the kobzar literary award, Canada’s newest national book award. It wasalso nominated for three other children’s choice awards. Mile-High Apple Pie, her recentpicture book, was nominated for the oLA’s Blue spruce award; The Fox’s Kettle ...
Title:Lesias Dream
Format:Mass Market Paperback
Product dimensions:240 pages, 7.12 X 4.75 X 0.6 in
Shipping dimensions:240 pages, 7.12 X 4.75 X 0.6 in
Published:January 24, 2005
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780006392842

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