The Christmas promise

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Publisher:
Blue Sky Press,
Pub. Date:
2001.
Language:
English
Description
Set during the Great Depression, this is the heart-wrenching story of a young girl and her devoted but impoverished father. There's no work for the father, so the two of them are forced to ride the rails, searching for a safe place they can call home. Although times are tough, the love they share and the trust between them proves to be the most valuable Christmas gift of all.
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ISBN:
9780590984515
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 640L
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Full title christmas promise
Author bartoletti susan campbell
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-17 23:09:04PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-21 00:57:09AM

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subject_facet Christmas -- Fiction, Christmas stories, Depressions -- 1929 -- Fiction, Depressions -- 1929 -- Juvenile fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction, Tramps -- Fiction, Tramps -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The Christmas promise
title_full The Christmas promise / Susan Campbell Bartoletti ; illustrated by David Christiana
title_short The Christmas promise
topic_facet Christmas, Christmas stories, Depressions, Fathers and daughters, Tramps