Silver Threads



Anna And Ivan Escape Poverty And Hardship In Ukraine To Start A New Life On The Canadian Frontier As The Young Couple Struggle To Build Their Homestead, World War I Breaks Out Ages YearsSilver Threads

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[Ebook] Silver Threads  By Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch – Tiffanydaniels.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • 32 pages
  • Silver Threads
  • Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
  • English
  • 01 August 2018
  • 1550419013

10 thoughts on “Silver Threads

  1. says:

    A beautiful story of love, hardship and hope Set on the Canadian frontier, Anna and Ivan are new immigrants who have left the Ukraine to homestead World War 1 breaks out and Canada is gathering troops to fight Ivan goes to enlist but instead is taken ...

  2. says:

    Reason for Reading After reading Marsha s novel Prisoners in the Promised Land, I learned that her very first book was on the same topic and requested in from my library right away.This is a picture book suited to the elementary grades and based on the true story of the author s grandfather, George Forchuk, who was sent to a Ukrainian internment camp for the duration of WWI as a Canadian immigrant from the Ukraine The story is a tender one of love and hope as the wife waits year after year for Reason for Reading After reading Marsha s novel Prisoners in the Promised Land, I learned that her very first book was on the same topic and requested in from my library right away.This is a picture book suited to the elementary grades and based on the true story of the author s grandfather, George Forchuk, who was sent to a Ukrainian internment camp for the duration o...

  3. says:

    A young couple from the Ukraine immigrate to Canada and try to start a new life on a farm When World War I begins, the young man tries to join up to fight for his new country, but instead is imprisoned by the Canadian government as an enemy.His wife is left to clearland and work the farm on her own.This sad tale with a happy ending is based on the author s grandfather s experiences It amazes me that I had never heard of this before, so similar to what the American government did to the J A young couple from the Ukraine immigrate to Canada and try to start a new life on a farm When World War I begins, the young man tries to join up to fight for his new country, but instead is imprisoned by the Canadian government as an enemy.His wife is left to clearland and work the farm on her own.This sad tale with a happy ending is based on the author s grandfather s experiences It amazes me that I had never heard of this before, so similar to what the American government did to the Japanese Americans during World War II I really appreciated the list of web sites, books, and a film at the end, so that I can look upabout this.The spider and the Christmas tree reminded me of a legend about the origin of tinsel I expected a mention of that legend in the story when Anna saw the tree It might have been nice to include that as an added note at the end.I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in Canadian history and the i...

  4. says:

    This is the story of a young couple who are forced to flee the Ukraine and come to Canada They start homesteading and then the war begins When Ivan is sent to an internment camp because he is thought to be an enemy of Canada, Anna must look after their land by herself.

  5. says:

    For anyone interested in Ukrainian history and culture, this children s books is a good start The story is moving.

  6. says:

    Yet again, Skrypuch brings to light the tale of struggle and challenge in an accessible story A strong resource for teaching empathy and concepts related to immigration.

  7. says:

    tomorrow

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