This book is perfect for a child researching the history of Ellis Island for school, as well as a fun and unique at-home history lesson. View tons of incredible and historic images of the events that took place on Ellis Island. Children will learn a lot about the history, and will also enjoy the fact that it is focused on the children of Ellis Island. It is content easy for a child to relate to. Be sure to take a look yourself so that you can answer all the questions your little one may have after their read. Some of the stories of various young immigrants will leave you crying as they leave their homes and comfort zones in Europe to join the new world of America. Be prepared for detailed accounts of their lives and struggles.