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Together forever —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Book
2018
14 available of 18 items

Marianne Neumann takes a job as a placing agent with the Children's Aid Society in hopes of finding her younger sister. In 1858 New York she finds it's not always easy to offer children a better life. Former schoolteache...

With you always —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Large Print
2017
4 available of 6 items

When a financial crisis in 1850s New York leaves three orphaned sisters nearly destitute, the oldest, Elise Neumann, knows she must take action. She's had experience as a seamstress, and the New York Children's Aid Socie...

Searching for you —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Large Print
2018
1 available of 3 items

"Sophie Newmann has been taking care of two children, trying to keep them away from the orphanages of 1850s New York City. After witnessing a crime, Sophie flees the state, taking her two young charges and joining an or...

Together forever —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Large Print
2018
0 available of 3 items

Marianne Neumann takes a job as a placing agent with the Children's Aid Society in hopes of finding her younger sister. In 1858 New York she finds it's not always easy to offer children a better life.

Searching for you —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Book
2018
19 available of 26 items

"In 1850, Sophie Neumann flees New York with her two young charges after witnessing a crime. Reinhold Weiss has finally purchased his own small farm when an old friend shows up, pleading for help. But how can he help her...

Keeping secrets —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1995
6 available of 6 items

In 1863, eleven-year-old Peg Kelly is drawn into the dangerous activities of a mysterious young woman who had come to her home in Missouri after fleeing the raid of William Quantrill and his raiders on Lawrence, Kansas.

A family apart —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1996
6 available of 6 items

When their mother can no longer support them, six siblings are sent by the Children's Aid Society of New York City to live with farm families in Missouri in 1860.

A dangerous promise —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1994
2 available of 2 items

After being taken in by Captain Taylor and his wife in Kansas, twelve-year-old Mike Kelly and his friend Todd Blakely join the Union army as musicians and see the horrors of war firsthand in Missouri.

With you always —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Book
2017
14 available of 22 items

Prairie homestead —Richardson, Arleta, author.
Book
2016
2 available of 2 items

"Since their mama died and their pa left, Ethan, Alice, Simon, and Will Cooper have not known much of a home. But now that the orphan train has taken them to Mr. and Mrs. Rush in Nebraska, their dreams of home may become...

In the face of danger —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1996
5 available of 5 items

Deeply unhappy about her family's separation because of poverty, Megan gradually finds contentment and purpose in her new home on the Kansas prairie with a kind and loving adopted family.

Circle of love —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1997
2 available of 3 items

Nineteen-year-old Frances Mary Kelly, herself an orphan train rider six years before, returns to New York and agrees to escort a group of orphans west to find new homes.

Will's choice —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1998
6 available of 7 items

Sent away on an orphan train by his self-centered father Jessie, Will keeps hoping Jessie will return to claim him, even though the people he lives with care for him far more.

David's search —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1998
5 available of 5 items

After eleven-year-old orphan-train rider David Howard settles with a strict Texas farm family, his best friend, an ex-slave, is threatened by the growing presence of the Ku-Klux Klan.

Lucy's wish —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1998
8 available of 11 items

Ten-year-old Lucy, an orphan who wants a little sister more than anything, finds a very special one in the less than perfect family which she joins.

A place to belong —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
1996
5 available of 5 items

In 1856, 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.

Across the border —Richardson, Arleta, author.
Book
2016
3 available of 3 items

Looking for home —Richardson, Arleta, author.
Book
2016
2 available of 2 items

Whistle-stop west —Richardson, Arleta, author.
Book
2016
2 available of 2 items

"Nine-year-old Ethan Cooper has managed to keep his family together for a year in a Pennsylvania orphanage. Now he and his siblings are boarding a train headed west. He can't help but worry: Mr. and Mrs. Rush in Nebraska...

Will's choice. —Nixon, Joan Lowery.
Book
3 available of 3 items

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