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The Orphan Train Adventures


Book Description
The Kellys traveled across the Atlantic Ocean looking for relief from Ireland's potato famine and a better life in America. For years, everything went well, until Tom Kelly became ill and died, leaving his wife to support their young children. Although she tried desperately to find employment, Mrs. Kelly could not sufficiently support her children and eventually had no choice but to send them west... More
Book Information
PublisherGareth Stevens Publishing
BindingLibrary Binding
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-10083682637X
ISBN-13978-0836826371
Publication Date01/2000
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About Joan Lowery Nixon (Author) : Joan Lowery Nixon is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Joan Lowery Nixon include The boy who could find anything, Laugh Till You Cry, Befor... more
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