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  • Dear America: Voyage On The Great Titanic

    Dear America: Voyage On The Great Titanic

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Ellen Emerson White
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Scholastic Press (2010, Nov 1st).
    Pages:   208

    One of the most popular Dear America diaries of all time, Ellen Emerson White's bestselling VOYAGE ON THE GREAT TITANIC is now back in print with a gorgeous new package!Five years ago, Margaret Ann Brady's older brother left her in the care of an orphanage and immigrated to America. When the orphanage receives an unusual request from an American woman looking for a traveling companion, Margaret's teachers agree that she is the perfect candidate to accompany Mrs. Carstairs on the TITANIC, so that once Margaret arrives in New York she will be free to join her brother in Boston. But the TITANIC is destined for tragedy, and Margaret's journey is thrown into a frozen nightmare when the ship collides with an iceberg. more

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  • Dear America: Standing in the Light

    Dear America: Standing in the Light

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Mary Pope Osborne
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Scholastic Inc. (2011, May 1st).
    Pages:   176

    One of the most popular Dear America diaries of all time, bestselling author Mary Pope Osborne's STANDING IN THE LIGHT is now back in print with a gorgeous new cover!Catharine Carey Logan and her family have enjoyed a peaceful and prosperous life as the Quakers and Delaware Indians share a mutually trusting relationship. Recently, however, this friendship has been threatened by violence against the Indians. Then, Catharine and her brother are taken captive by the Lenape in retaliation. At first, Catharine is afraid of her captors. But when a handsome brave begins to teach her about the ways of the Lenape, she comes to see that all people share the same joys, hopes, and fears. Osborne crafts a thrilling story of romance and danger and remarkable courage. more

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