Subway story

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Never was there a subway car who loved her job more than Jessie. From morning to night she carried all sorts of people all sorts of places--to work and school and World's Fairs, over bridges and through tunnels--sometimes she even took a pigeon along for the ride! But as time passed, sleek new silver cars began to take over the tracks, banishing Jessie to an abandoned lot. What will she do with no passengers to carry? And where will she go now that she's no longer welcome on the tracks? Based on the true story of 1960's-era subway cars that are now being used to create artificial reefs in the Atlantic, this stunningly illustrated second book from Julia Sarcone-Roach is sure to delight scuba diving historians and kids alike.
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Level 4.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 680L
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Grouping Title subway story
Grouping Author sarcone roach julia
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-11 22:44:18PM
Last Indexed 2018-12-10 23:48:49PM

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subject_facet Artificial reefs -- Juvenile fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, Subways -- New York (State) -- New York -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Subway story
title_full Subway Story, Subway story / Julia Sarcone-Roach
title_short Subway story
topic_facet Artificial reefs, Juvenile Fiction, Picture Book Fiction, Subways