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User Review  - DannieN - LibraryThing

This historical fiction book, by Eve Bunting, tells the story of homeless children on the "Orphan Train," who travel west looking for a place to call home. Set in the late 1870s era, Bunting does a ... Read full review

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User Review  - kk903148 - LibraryThing

"Train To Somewhere", is about a group of orphans that can no longer live in their orphan home. One of the women in charge takes a group of fourteen boys and girls on a train that is headed out west ... Read full review

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User Review  - kris0812 - LibraryThing

This story is based on true events of orphan trains that traveled to the Midwest in hopes of finding homes for these children. Fourteen orphans ride the train in hopes of being adopted in one of the ... Read full review

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it shows all a child can be and also show them to be thankful for what they have.

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Megan Wilson - Goodreads

Setting is the late 1800s, and Marianne and other New York City orphans travel West on the Orphan Train in the hopes of being adopted by loving families. At each stop, Marianne's companions are chosen ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Samantha Weatherford - Goodreads

This book teaches about the struggle a little girl faces to be loved. She is on an orphan train and finally finds a family. She learns the true meaning of love and of family, and reveals this at the ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Nia - Goodreads

So much meaning Read full review

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User Review  - Reading For Sanity - Goodreads

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Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Megan Piero - Goodreads

This story is a historical fiction piece that follows a group of orphans from New York as they take a train ride westward to see if anyone will adopt them. The story is told from the perspective of a ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Shunta - Goodreads

This book it not too long but it is lengthy. I would do this as a read aloud, but also a lesson when studying movement westward. Its a different story from an orphans teens perspective. Shes hopeful ... Read full review


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