A place to belong

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IL: MG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 6
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.
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Grouped Work ID 3c8f6ea4-39d6-f83f-663d-efc8c5909b03
Grouping Title place to belong
Grouping Author nixon joan lowery
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-14 23:31:34PM
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display_description 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.
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series Orphan Train adventures
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subject_facet Farm life. -- Fiction, Foster home care -- Fiction, Missouri -- Fiction, Remarriage -- Fiction
title_display A place to belong
title_full A place to belong / by Joan Lowery Nixon
title_short A place to belong
topic_facet Farm life, Fiction, Foster home care, Remarriage