Roundup of the Street Rovers

Roundup of the Street Rovers

by Dave Jackson

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Overview

Introducing Charles Loring Brace

For Kip O'Reilly, life on the streets doesn't seem all that bad. At least he and the other rovers have each other, and that's more than enough to keep them happy--well, as long as they can steal to survive. Just selling newspapers doesn't quite cut it. When Kip is finally caught stealing one morning, he's sent to jail. Fortunately for Kip, Rev. Brace of the Children's Aid Society bails him out, but only on the condition he comes to live at the Boys' Lodging House and starts earning an honest wage.

When the opportunity comes for the children at the society to head west on the "orphan train" in search of families to take them in, Kip is on board. But when they reach the first town, it seems like everyone else is placed except Kip. Will his honesty about his past petty theft keep people from taking him in?

ALL HE EVER WANTED WAS A FAMILY. . . .

An adventure story, ideal for readers 8-12 years of age.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940015836905
Publisher: Castle Rock Creative, Inc.
Publication date: 11/14/2012
Series: Trailblazer Books , #36
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,136,352
File size: 2 MB
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

About the Author

Dave & Neta Jackson are the authors of the 40-book Trailblazer series, enjoyed by 1.7 million young readers worldwide, as well as the Hero Tales series for families. For adults their books include the Yada Yada Prayer Group series, the House of Hope series, the Harry Bentley series, and the SouledOut Sisters series, as well as many stand-alone fiction and nonfiction books. They make their home in Chicago. Visit them at www.daveneta.com and www.trailblazerbooks.com and www.facebook.com/DaveNetaJackson.

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