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Nellie's Promise (American Girls)

Title

Nellie's Promise (American Girls)

Authors

Valerie Tripp

Illustrator

Dan Andreasen

Publisher

Pleasant Co. Publications

Pages

85 pages

Publication Year

2004

ISBN

9781584858904

Genre

historical fiction

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; Foster care; foster family; orphans

Annotation

Nellie O'Malley finally has a home again. She and her little sisters, Bridget and Jenny, are happily settling in with Samantha's family in New York City.

Grade Level

3-5, 6-8

Family Formation

adoption

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

White

Keywords

friendship; dysfunctional families; brothers and sisters; problem families

Item Type

Fiction

Format

chapter book

Nellie's Promise (American Girls)

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