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In this fast-moving, heartwarming story, Kathleen O’Shea, fresh from Ireland and filled with ideas for inventions, arrives in Boston in 1893 to join her beloved brother, Sean. But Sean has abandoned her and she sets out to track him down, landing in Chicago at the spectacular World’s Fair.
In her desperate quest to find her brother, Kathleen explores a country on the brink of a new century that's loaded with innovative ideas.
But she discovers that things are not always as they appear.
Is everything in America an illusion?
Book Two of the World's Fair series, The Great Race, will be available in 2023.
BOOK 1 OF THE WORLD'S FAIR SERIES
A STEM Selection (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)
"Another fast-paced, charming story of a brave girl who sets out to conquer a new world. Anne O'Brien Carelli writes captivating historical fiction that my students love to read!"
(Middle School Social Studies teacher)
Design Your Own World's Fair Workbook
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