During the late 1800’s to 1939, there were at least 100,000 British children shipped over to Canada to become laborers and servants. This book is a story based on this historic event. The story is about the McAlister family after the tragic loss of their father and mother. The oldest daughter was away from home working when finds out about her mother’s death and fears that her siblings have been shipped off to Canada. This emotional story is a wonderful example of Christian fiction that shows love of family and the power of faith.