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Orphan train : a novel / Christina Baker Kline.

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Available copies

  • 4 copies at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 0 copies at Florence County Library System.

Current holds

14 current holds with 44 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Florence - Lake City Branch Kline (Text) 33172005309917 Adult Paperbacks Checked out 07/11/2015
Florence - Main Library Kline (Text) 33172005298714 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/07/2015
Florence - Main Library Kline (Text) 33172005761349 Adult Fiction In process -
Florence - Olanta Branch Kline (Text) 33172005669583 Adult New Books Checked out 07/07/2015

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061950728 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0061950726 (trade pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 278, 16 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes P.S. Insights, interviews & more.
Summary, etc.: "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. Rich in detail and epic in scope, 'Orphan Train' by Christina Baker Kline is a powerful novel of upheaval and resilience, of unexpected friendship, and of the secrets we carry that keep us from finding out who we are" -- From publisher description.
Subject: Women > Fiction.
Orphan trains > Fiction.
Indian foster children > Fiction.
Second chances > Fiction.
Immigrant children > Fiction.
Adoption > Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life > Minnesota > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Maine > Fiction.

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