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Author Tamar, Erika.

Title The midnight train home / Erika Tamar.

Publication Info. New York : Knopf, 2000.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Geneseo PL Juvenile Collection - GPLG-7  J TA    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 204 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary When their mother can no longer care for them, eleven-year-old Deirdre and her brothers board the Orphans' Train for placement with families out West, but Deirdre, a talented singer, finds a different type of family when she joins a traveling vaudeville troupe. Includes a note on the Children's Aid Society which operated the orphan trains from 1854 to 1930.
Audience 530 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.2 6.0 44721.
Reading Counts RC 6-8 6.1 12 Quiz: 22304 Guided reading level: NR.
Subject Orphan trains -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Vaudeville -- Fiction.
Performing arts -- Fiction.
ISBN 0375801596 trade
0375901590 library binding

 
    
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