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.
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- Prof. James Sandefur faculty chair of the Georgetown University Honor Council
- Dr. Patricia Harned director of character development at the Ethics Resource Center
- Dr. Donald McCabe professor of organization management at Rutgers University
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