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The Resource Orphan train, Christina Baker Kline, (large print)

Orphan train, Christina Baker Kline, (large print)

Label
Orphan train
Title
Orphan train
Statement of responsibility
Christina Baker Kline
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Penobscot Indian Molly Ayer is close to 'aging out' out of the foster care system. A community service position helping an elderly woman clean out her home is the only thing keeping Molly out of juvie and worse. As she helps Vivian sort through her possessions and memories, Molly learns that she and Vivian aren't as different as they seem to be. A young Irish immigrant orphaned in New York City, Vivian was put on a train to the Midwest with hundreds of other children whose destinies would be determined by luck and chance. Molly discovers that she has the power to help Vivian find answers to mysteries that have haunted her for her entire life -- answers that will ultimately free them both
Member of
Summary
Close to aging out of the foster care system, Molly Ayer takes a position helping an elderly woman named Vivian and discovers that they are more alike than different as she helps Vivian solve a mystery from her past
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10173579
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kline, Christina Baker
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.L478
LC item number
O77 2013
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890
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kennebec Large Print superior collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphan trains
  • Immigrant children
  • Indian foster children
  • Adoption
  • Female friendship
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Maine
Target audience
adult
Label
Orphan train, Christina Baker Kline, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn841187103
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
459 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594137372
Lccn
2013016079
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)841187103
Label
Orphan train, Christina Baker Kline, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn841187103
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
459 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594137372
Lccn
2013016079
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)841187103

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