by Heidi Smith Hyde (Author), Johanna Van Der Sterre (Illustrator)
Age Range: 5 - 9 years
Grade Level: Kindergarten - 3
Paperback: 28 pages
A loving father carves carousel horses that represent members of his family as he saves money to bring them from Europe to America. This book is a work of historical fiction based on the stories of Jewish woodcarvers who came from the Old Country and turned their talents to carving carousel horses on Coney Island.