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Title On the Blue Comet / Rosemary Wells ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.
Author Wells, Rosemary.
Publication Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.
Description 1 online resource (164 pages) : color illustrations
text file
Call # eBOOK
Audience 009-013.
Summary When the Depression hits in Cairo, Illinois, and Oscar Ogilvie's father must sell their home and vast model train set-up to look for work in California, eleven-year-old Oscar is left with his dour aunt, where he befriends a mysterious drifter, witnesses a stunning bank robbery, and is suddenly catapulted onto a train that takes him to a different time and place.
Subject Space and time -- Juvenile fiction.
Railroad trains -- Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
California -- History -- 1850-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Illinois -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Action & Adventure.
Railroads & Trains.
Depressions. (OCoLC)fst00890969
Railroad trains. (OCoLC)fst01431189
Single-parent families. (OCoLC)fst01119481
Space and time. (OCoLC)fst01127622
California. (OCoLC)fst01204928
Illinois. (OCoLC)fst01205143
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Action and adventure fiction.
Adventure fiction -- Juvenile.
Electronic books.
Fantasy fiction.
Action and adventure fiction. (OCoLC)fst01921574
Adventure stories. (OCoLC)fst01726519
Fantasy fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726607
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Adventure fiction -- Juvenile.
Fantasy fiction -- Juvenile.
Addl. Author Ibatoulline, Bagram, illustrator.
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
ISBN 9780763654191 (electronic bk.)
0763654191 (electronic bk.)

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