The Christmas Promise

by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Other authorsDavid Christiana (Illustrator)
Hardcover, 2001

Barcode

5403

Call number

J 813 BAR

Status

Available

Call number

J 813 BAR

Pages

40

Description

A young girl and her out-of-work father ride the rails looking for a place to call home, but with Christmas approaching and no job, Poppa leaves her in a foster home, promising to return as soon as he can.

Publication

Blue Sky Press (2001), Edition: English Language, 40 pages

ISBN

0590984519 / 9780590984515

Rating

(1 rating; 4)

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LibraryThing member thuvan0301
During Great Depression lots of Americans lost their job. A girl who with her father live a hobo live after he lost his job. They live on the street and travel a lot until one day they got caught becasue of illegal train riding. Her father becasue of his love for her leave her in a foster home so that she can have a better life. Before he leave he promise to come back. The girl miss her father even though she has a better life in the foster home. Keeping his promise, her father come back for her on the Christmas dayand promise to come back to her.… (more)

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