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On the Blue Comet / Rosemary Wells ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.

Authors: Wells, Rosemary.
Call number: jFIC WEL
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.
Publication date: 2010.
Subject: Space and time -- Juvenile fiction.
Railroad trains -- Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Juvenile fiction.
California -- History -- 1850-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Illinois -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: On the Blue Comet / Rosemary Wells ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: 329 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Adventure fiction.
Added author: Ibatoulline, Bagram, illustrator.
ISBN: 9780763637224
076363722X
LCCN: 2009051358
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1263357
Bib No.: 1263357

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