This is the story of the disaster that struck Ireland from 1845 to 1850. Overnight, a mysterious blight attacked the potato crops, destroying the staple food of the Irish people.
|Publisher:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt|
|Product dimensions:||7.60(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)|
|Age Range:||12 - 17 Years|
About the Author
Susan Campbell Bartoletti is the award-winning author of several books for young readers, including Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 18451850, winner of the Robert F. Sibert Medal. She lives in Moscow, Pennsylvania.