Autumn journey

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Publisher:
Cobblehill Books,
Pub. Date:
1997.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 5
Description
The year is 1932, and the McFarland family has been hit hard by the Great Depression. When they lose their home just before Christmas, Grace, eleven, and her two younger brothers are sent temporarily to a children's home. Grace tries to understand: Mama's new baby is due any day, and Grace's beloved older brother, Pete, is terribly sick. Her stay at the mission is cut short when she is invited to spend the holidays with the Hammonds, where they treat her like a daughter. What will happen when it's time for Grace to go home? Are family bonds more important than the security the Hammonds offer her? Inspired by a true story, Saving Grace is a testament to how love and loyalty trumphed during one of the bleakest periods in American history.
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ISBN:
9780525652380
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 4.4, 5 Points
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Grouping Title autumn journey
Grouping Author cummings priscilla
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Last Grouping Update 2018-04-20 04:36:44AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-22 04:53:27AM

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subject_facet Canada goose -- Juvenile fiction, Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction, Geese -- Juvenile fiction, Grandfathers -- Juvenile fiction, Unemployment -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Autumn journey
title_full Autumn journey / Priscilla Cummings
title_short Autumn journey
topic_facet Canada goose, Fathers and sons, Geese, Grandfathers, Unemployment