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by Joan Lowery Nixon

Author: Joan Lowery Nixon
Subcategory: Literature & Fiction
Language: English
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub (January 1, 2000)
Category: Teens and Young Adults
Rating: 4.8
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The Orphan Train Adventures present a watered down version of the whole orphan train experience. Very simplistic and contrived, A Place to Belong is much too sanitized to be believable. Children can handle the truth at their level.

The Orphan Train Adventures present a watered down version of the whole orphan train experience. This item: A Place to Belong (Orphan Train Adventures).

part of The Orphan Train Adventures Series. The Orphan Train Quartet was inspired by the true stories of these children; but the characters in the series, their adventures, and the dates of their arrival are entirely fictional

part of The Orphan Train Adventures Series. The Orphan Train Quartet was inspired by the true stories of these children; but the characters in the series, their adventures, and the dates of their arrival are entirely fictional. As for the historical figures who enter these stories-they very well could have been at the places described at the proper times to touch the lives of the children who came west on the orphan trains.

Orphan Train Adventures by. Joan Lowery Nixon

Orphan Train Adventures by. Joan Lowery Nixon. In A Place to Belong, the next story in the Orphan Train saga, Danny Kelly wishes his family were back together. Danny’s a mix of Meg and Mike to some degree but lacks the rich characterization of his siblings in the previous three books. Author of more than one hundred books, Joan Lowery Nixon is the only writer to have won four Edgar Allan Poe Awards for Juvenile Mysteries (and been nominated several other times) from the Mystery Writers of America.

Year Published: 1989. A Place to Belong (The Orphan Train Adventures #4). Year Published: 1989. Year Published: 1994. Year Published: 1995. Year Published: 1998.

A Place To Belong is the fourth book of The Orphan Train Adventure series. Joan Lowery Nixon was the author of more than 130 books for young readers and was the only four-time winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Best Young Adult Mystery Award. This story revolves mainly around Danny Kelly, who is adopted by Alfrid and Olga Swenson. The story follows Danny’s attempt. She received the award for The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore, The Séance, The Name of the Game Was Murder, and The Other Side of the Dark, which also won the California Young Reader Medal.

Part of Orphan Train Adventures. About A Place to Belong. Danny and his younger sister, Peg, are placed in St. Joseph, Missouri, with kind Alfrid and Olga Swenson. Part of Orphan Train Adventures. Category: Teen & Young Adult Fiction Teen & Young Adult Historical Fiction Teen & Young Adult Action & Adventure. Danny is thrilled to have a real father again, but when Olga suddenly dies, he is devastated-until he thinks of an ingenious plan to find Alfrid a new wife.

Author:Nixon, Joan Lowery. A Place to Belong (Orphan Train Adventures). We appreciate the impact a good book can have

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In the night she cried out once for Ma, but Danny, stumbling through sleep to wakefulness, heard Olga’s voice soothing and quickly comforting her. It was Danny who cried, muffling his sobs under the. He missed Ma. He missed Mike. He missed everyone so much it was like a terrible aching sore that burned in his chest. We’ve got to get together again. We’ve got to, Danny told himself

Title: A Place to Belong - eBook By: Joan Lowery Nixon Format: DRM Protected ePub Vendor: Delacorte Books for . Her historical fiction included the award-winning series The Orphan Train Adventures, Orphan Train Children, and Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans

Title: A Place to Belong - eBook By: Joan Lowery Nixon Format: DRM Protected ePub Vendor: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Publication Date: 2013. ISBN: 9780307827579 ISBN-13: 9780307827579 Ages: 9-12 Series: Orphan Train Adventures Stock No: WW46738EB. Publisher's Description. ▲. Her historical fiction included the award-winning series The Orphan Train Adventures, Orphan Train Children, and Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans.

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The Orphan Train Quartet follows the story of the six Kelly children, whose widowed mother has sent them west from New York City in 1856 because she realizes she cannot give them the life they deserve. Danny and his younger sister Peg feel lucky to be adopted by kind Alfrid and Olga Swenson in St. Joseph, Missouri. Orphan Train Adventures (Pb).

In 1860, having traveled with his young sister from New York to a foster home on a farm in Missouri, ten-year-old Danny plots to get his foster father to send for and marry his mother