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Burnham Library - Bridgewater J/YA FIC CUSHMAN (Text to phone) 36937002056324 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport J CUSHMAN (Text to phone) 34000073494361 Closed Stacks Juvenile Fiction Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown J FIC CUSHMAN (Text to phone) 34014094837409 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Derby Neck Library J FIC CUS (Text to phone) 34046098088571 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Derby Public Library JJ HSF CUS (Text to phone) 34047092153304 Chapter Book Historical Fiction Available -
Franklin Elementary School FIC CUS (Text to phone) 30206000052370 Junior Readers Available -
Gunn Memorial Library - Washington JFIC CUS (Text to phone) 34055095851956 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Hall Memorial Library - Ellington J/CUSHMAN, KAREN (Text to phone) 34037094137314 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Hotchkiss Library - Sharon J Fic Cus (Text to phone) 33660104885407 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Jonathan Trumbull Library - Lebanon J FIC CUS (Text to phone) 33430000555433 Juvenile Fiction Available -
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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-215).
Formatted Contents Note:
Chicago, 1881 -- Somewhere in Illinois or Iowa -- Omaha -- Grand Island -- Western Nebraska -- Cheyenne -- Prairie east of Cheyenne -- Wyoming territory -- Thousand miles from Omaha -- Ogden, Utah territory -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- California.
Summary, etc.:
A twelve-year-old Polish American girl is boarded onto an orphan train in Chicago with fears about traveling to the West and a life of unpaid slavery.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Grades 5-8 4.8 6 SD Quiz 68142 English fiction, vocabulary quiz available.
Awards Note:
Willa Literary Award for children's or young adult book, 2004.
Subject: Polish Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Orphan trains > Juvenile fiction.
Survival > Juvenile fiction.
West (U.S.) > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Polish Americans > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Orphan trains > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
West (U.S.) > History > 19th century > Fiction.

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