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The Resource The Orphan Keeper

The Orphan Keeper

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The Orphan Keeper
Title
The Orphan Keeper
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Summary
Based on a remarkable true storySeven-year-old Chellamuthu's life—and his destiny—is forever changed when he is kidnapped from his village in Southern India and sold to the Lincoln Home for Homeless Children. His family is desperate to find him, and Chellamuthu anxiously tells the Indian orphanage that he is not an orphan, he has a mother who loves him. But he is told not to worry, he will soon be adopted by a loving family in America.Chellamuthu is suddenly surrounded by a foreign land and a foreign language. He can't tell people that he already has a family and becomes consumed by a single, impossible question: How do I get home? But after more than a decade, home becomes a much more complicated idea as the Indian boy eventually sheds his past and receives a new name: Taj Khyber Rowland.It isn't until Taj meets an Indian family who helps him rediscover his roots, as well as marrying Priya, his wife, who helps him unveil the secrets of his past, that he begins to discover the truth he has all but forgotten. Taj is determined to return to India and begin the quest to find his birth family. But is it too late? Is it possible that his birth mother is still looking for him? And which family does he belong to now?From the best-selling author of The Rent Collector, this is a deeply moving and gripping journey about discovering one's self and the unbreakable family bonds that connect us forever
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Wright, Camron
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dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
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The Orphan Keeper
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:5de64079-346b-45d1-a0bf-50fedfe3d2c6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781629734668
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Orphan Keeper
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:5de64079-346b-45d1-a0bf-50fedfe3d2c6
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781629734668
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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