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Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

Beautiful artwork in this historical fiction children's book. A very touching book about the Orphan Train in the mid-1850s-1920s; a story about new beginnings. Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Christian Wallace - Goodreads

Personal Reaction- I loved this book because it is a great example of how setting can be used to enhance illustration and tell the story of an historical event. The characters are great and relatable ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Alana - Goodreads

I was nearly in tears by the end... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Taylor Horvat - Goodreads

This book surprised me in the somber way it told a great story of an orphan girl named Marianne and her struggle of hoping to find her mother. It used a difficult story to convey an important lesson ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Hannah Davidson - Goodreads

This book is a beautiful depiction of the orphan train, it tells the story of many children from the 1850s-1920s who we shipped across the nation in desperate hopes of finding a family. This book is ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Elaine - Goodreads

This is one of my favorite books. It makes me cry though. It's about the orphan train and the main character is a young girl who is hoping that her mother, who left her at the orphanage years ago ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - Sherry Elmer - Goodreads

This was a difficult book for me to read, as an adult. Feeling the pain of these children traveling on an "orphan train," and knowing thousands of children really did experience such a thing, grieves ... Read full review

Review: Train to Somewhere

User Review  - 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 Somewhere

User 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 Somewhere

User Review  - 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


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