Train to Somewhere
A heartbreaking picture book tells the story of the 19th-century Orphan Train in the voice of the plain girl nobody wants. Himler's beautiful, understated paintings show the train steaming across the prairie and the children trying to smile and look their best, hoping that someone will adopt them.--ALA Booklist Editor's Choice. Full color.
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Review: Train to SomewhereUser Review - Kelsey - Goodreads
This book is an historical fiction book that can be used in the upper elementary years. This book shows students what life was like in the early 20th century. Many families didn't have jobs and could ... Read full review
Review: Train to SomewhereUser Review - Kara - Goodreads
Eve Bunting tells a historical fiction story about an orphan girl who gets put on a train with a bunch of other orphans in hopes of being sold to wealthy mid-westerners looking for help and a new ... Read full review