La Dama de Cobre (The Copper Lady)
From the Series Yo solo: Historia (On My Own History)
The boat creaked and moaned as the storm’s waves smashed into the ship. Down in the hold, Andre‚ sat between crates that held the great copper lady, the Statue of Liberty. They were on their way to America, but would the storm that raged prevent them from getting there? Given to the people of the United States in 1885 by the people of France as a symbol of friendship between the two countries, the Statue of Liberty has come to symbolize freedom, liberty, and hope to all that see her. In this thrilling tale, learn what might have happened during the statue’s stormy trip to America.
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Fiction, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||On My Own Books|