Hellie JondoeBook - 2009
In 1918, as the Great War ends and the Spanish influenza pandemic begins, thirteen-year-old Hellie Jondoe survives on the streets of New York as a beggar and pickpocket until she boards the orphan train to Oregon, where she learns about loyalty, honesty, and the meaning of family.
Publisher: Lubbock, Tex. : Texas Tech University Press, c2009.
Branch Call Number: TEEN PLATT
Characteristics: 216 p. ; 23 cm.