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The orphan of Ellis Island [electronic resource] : a time-travel adventure / Elvira Woodruff.

By: Woodruff, Elvira.
Contributor(s): Lloyd James, Arthur, 1884-1943.
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundPublisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, 2007ISBN: 1433285045 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book); 9781433285042 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book).Subject(s): Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Juvenile fiction | Emigration and immigration -- Juvenile fiction | Italian Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Time travel -- Juvenile fiction | Foster home care -- Juvenile fiction | Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Fiction | Emigration and immigration -- Fiction | Italian Americans -- Fiction | Time travel -- Fiction | Foster home care -- FictionGenre/Form: Audiobooks.Additional physical formats: No titleDDC classification: [Fic] Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title Read by Lloyd James.Summary: Dominic Cantori is an orphan. Ashamed of his situation, Dominic avoids making friends for fear of exposing his terrible secret. One day on a class trip to Ellis Island, a tour guide asks everyone about their families. Immediately, Dominic flees from the class and hides in a closet, where he falls asleep for hours. When he wakes up, the museum is deserted. Lonely and afraid, he picks up one display telephone after another, listening to the recorded voices of immigrants who describe their lives in faraway countries and their journeys to Ellis Island. To Dominic's surprise, the voice of an old Italian immigrant speaks directly to him! And before he knows it, he's transported back in time--to Italy in 1908. There, he unlocks the door to his past, and discovers just what it feels like to be loved by his own family.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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Unabridged.

Read by Lloyd James.

Duration: 3:23:30.

Grade range: Grade 4 - Grade 6.

Dominic Cantori is an orphan. Ashamed of his situation, Dominic avoids making friends for fear of exposing his terrible secret. One day on a class trip to Ellis Island, a tour guide asks everyone about their families. Immediately, Dominic flees from the class and hides in a closet, where he falls asleep for hours. When he wakes up, the museum is deserted. Lonely and afraid, he picks up one display telephone after another, listening to the recorded voices of immigrants who describe their lives in faraway countries and their journeys to Ellis Island. To Dominic's surprise, the voice of an old Italian immigrant speaks directly to him! And before he knows it, he's transported back in time--to Italy in 1908. There, he unlocks the door to his past, and discovers just what it feels like to be loved by his own family.

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