Other Books in Series
- #1: A Family Apart (Orphan Train Adventures) (Mass Market): $6.99
- #2: Caught in the Act (Orphan Train Adventures (Pb) #2) (Prebound): for information about purchasing this book, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- #3: In The Face of Danger (Orphan Train Adventures) (Mass Market): $7.99
- #4: A Place to Belong (Orphan Train Adventures (Pb) #4) (Prebound):
- #5: A Dangerous Promise (Mass Market Paperbound): $5.99
- #7: Circle of Love (Orphan Train Adventures #7) (MP3 CD): $31.95
As the saga of the Kelly children continues, Mike Kelly is adopted by a German immigrant farm family living in Missouri. Although they are kind to him, they are mainly interested in having cheap labor.
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 Lattimore, The Séance, The 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.