A novel about Vivian, a young Irish girl sent by rail from a New York City tenement to Minnesota in the early 1900s. She was one of thousands of abandoned children sent to live with rural families for a better life. But not all ended up in loving homes.
Judith Viorst, author of numerous books for both adults and children, has celebrated the advent of each stage of her life with a volume of poems. She’s published "It’s Hard to be Hip over Thirty," "How did I Get to be Forty," and "Forever Fifty" in turn. Now she welcomes a new decade with her latest collection of comic verse, "Suddenly Sixty."
- Judith Viorst author of many books for adults and children, including "Too Young to be Seventy," "Grown-up Marriage," "Necessary Losses," "Just in Case," and "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day."
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