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Nettie and Nellie Crook: Orphan Train Sisters
By E. F. Abbott and Clint Hansen (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Feiwel & Friends
Publication date February 16, 2016
Pages 161
Binding Hardcover
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781250068354
ISBN-10 1250068355
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $15.99
Other format details juvenile
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Can you imagine being placed in an orphanage while your parents are still alive? That’s what happens to Nettie and Nellie Crook, who are only five years old in 1910 when they are removed from their home in New York.

No one tells Nettie and Nellie why their parents can no longer care for them, and later, no one explains why the orphans are put on a train headed west. The girls soon find themselves put on display in various small towns, where prospective parents examine and select children for adoption. Nettie and Nellie are taken by Mr. and Mrs. Chapin―will this be a happy ending for the twins?

Based on a True Story books by E.F. Abbott are exciting historical fiction about real children who lived through extraordinary times in American History. This title has Common Core connections.



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from Feiwel & Friends (February 16, 2016)
9781250068354 | details & prices | 161 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.65 lbs | List price $15.99
About: Can you imagine being placed in an orphanage while your parents are still alive?
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Square Fish (February 14, 2017)
9781250104137 | details & prices | 192 pages | List price $7.99
About: Meet the twins who traveled on the orphan train to find their forever home in this middle grade historical fiction novel, part of the Based on a True Story series.

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