A Place to Belong

A Place to Belong

by Joan Lowery Nixon

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Overview

Danny and his younger sister, Peg, are placed in St. Joseph, Missouri, with kind Alfrid and Olga Swenson. 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780307827579
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 11/27/2013
Series: Orphan Train Adventures
Sold by: Random House
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 301,580
File size: 3 MB
Age Range: 12 Years

About the Author

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. She received the award for The Kidnapping of Christina LattimoreThe SéanceThe Name of the Game Was Murder, and The Other Side of the Dark, which also won the California Young Reader Medal. Her historical fiction included the award-winning series The Orphan Train Adventures, Orphan Train Children, and Colonial Williamsburg: Young Americans.

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A Place to Belong (The Orphan Train Adventures Series #4) 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One of my favs but sad because once Peg got anither mom she fies you should get it
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Guest More than 1 year ago
I think that this is the best Orphan Train book yet. I think that it has a sad ending though. I wish that Alfrid would have married Danny and Peg's ma. Then the book would be purfect.