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Available copies

  • 1 of 5 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library New LP Fic Wiseman, Ellen Marie (Text) 38262300005699 Adult Fiction Checked out 03/20/2021

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"In the fall of 1918, thirteen-year-old German immigrant Pia is left to tend to her infant twin brothers after her father enlists in the Army. Since her baby died days ago, Bernice Groves has been lost in grief and bitterness. Bernice plans to transform the city's orphans and immigrant children into what she feels are "true Americans." When Pia returns home one day her brothers are gone. It will be a long and arduous journey to learn what happened even as Bernice plots to keep the truth hidden at any cost." Provided by publisher
Subject: Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Orphanages > Fiction.
Justice > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Historical fiction.
Bildungsromans.

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