Caught in the Act (Orphan Train Adventures) (Mass Market)

Caught in the Act (Orphan Train Adventures) By Joan Lowery Nixon Cover Image


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 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.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780440226789
ISBN-10: 0440226783
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
Publication Date: March 3rd, 1996
Pages: 160
Language: English
Series: Orphan Train Adventures