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Hellie Jondoe

Randall Beth Platt

Hellie Jondoe

by Randall Beth Platt

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Texas Tech University Press in Lubbock, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orphans -- Fiction,
  • Orphan trains -- Fiction,
  • Oregon -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    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.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRandall Platt.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P7129 He 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24073330M
    ISBN 109780896726635
    LC Control Number2009021514
    OCLC/WorldCa326487042

    Book Description: Pelican Publishing. Condition: BRAND NEW. FINE Condition Oversized Softcover - SIGNED By the Author - from the collection of Dr Donald Bickers, noted Georgia Neurosurgeon, Surgeon for the Georgia SCV, and Founder of the Southern Cultural Foundation - pp - Photos - Maps - Index A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Veteran Owned Bookshop in business since !. Summary: Joseph Hellie is 54 years old and was born on 09/21/ Before moving to Joseph's current city of Sartell, MN, Joseph lived in Sauk Rapids MN and Saint Paul MN. Sometimes Joseph goes by various nicknames including Joe Hellie, Joseph D Hellie and Joe A Hellie.

    To help you make the most of our site we suggest that you meet Hellie and her friends, read about Hellie’s World and take a look through the activities pages. If you are a teacher look at the parents and teachers pages and the Hellie's World Universe model for tips on how the book can help you. Come on our amazing adventures now. View the profiles of people named Josh Hellie. Join Facebook to connect with Josh Hellie and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to.

      Her newest and 20th book, The Daughter’s Walk, is a direct result of Women Writing the West. Kirkpatrick admired Bold Spirit, by another member Linda L. Hunt, the true story of a mother and daughter who took a wager in to walk from Spokane, Washington, to New York to win an astonishing $10, Hellie Jondoe ain’t your average uplifting orphan story. Hellie is a street arab in New York City, a thirteen-year-old girl on the brink of becoming a young lady but who must pretend she’s a boy so her older brother, Harry, can keep her with him in his gang.


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Hellie Jondoe is the heroine every tomboy wants to be: dead-aim with a slingshot or a well-placed curse word, resourceful and self-reliant, and unfailingly loyal. She takes her place in the clubhouse right alongside Beezus, Pippi, Claudia, Harriet, and the whole scrappy crew/5.

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InHellie Jondoe was a child of the streets, as anonymous as the alias she used. She and her brother, Harry, were orphans who lived by their wits. But Harry realizing his sister who had so far passed for a boy, will not be able to do so much longer and knowing girls do not fare well on the streets, signs her up for the orphan trains/5(5).

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New York City in is a tough place for an orphan girl, and Hellie (born Helena) survives by hanging with her brother Harry's gang, picking pockets and convincing everyone she's a boy.

When Harry gets shot in a gang quarrel, Hellie is devastated; all her savvy and grit came from Harry, the only person she trusts. Harry, knowing that her situation is precarious, convinces her he is dead and Author: Randall Platt.

Hellie Jondoe. Written by Randall Platt Review by Eileen Charbonneau. This young adult novel begins in New York City in and travels west to a ranch outside Pendleton, Oregon.

Siblings Harry and Hellie Jondoe have been street kids, beggars and thieves almost as long as they can remember. Hellie Jondoe by Randall Platt ($, Texas Tech University Press) Hellie (Helena Smith) is an orphan "street Arab" in New York City where she and her brother Harry pick pockets and find food in garbage cans to survive.

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I picked up a book, Maggie, A Girl Of The Streets, by Jack London as a reference for the street slang used in the latter half of the 19th century.

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November oflook for HELLIE JONDOE from Texas Tech University Press. So just who is this HELLIE JONDOE. A tough street Arab, a seasoned pickpocket and a small girl in big trouble.

There’s a time to cut and run and there’s a time to stay and fight - knowing which takes savvy and guts. In my latest novel, Hellie Jondoe, I had to learn the vocabulary of street gangs of New York, For something as specialized as this, I turned to fiction of the latter 19th century, culling books for speech patterns, accents and criminal slang.

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An orphan by four, a beggar by six, Hellie—as apprentice pickpocket to her brother Harry—is now “the. “Hellie, I think you killed him. Look at all that blood!” her brother said, kneeling over the body.

“Great! Alls I need! Well, I ain’t taking the fall for you, Hellie!” HELLIE JONDOE. Even as I watch my plan about to unfold, I’m asking myself – what am I doing? I’m not a bad person, not an evil person, just a handful sometimes.Hellie Jondoe by Randall Platt Children’s/Young Adult Fiction & Nonfiction, My Name Is Falon: One Woman's Saga from Scotland to the Texas Frontier by Kim Wiese.

Hellie Jondoe by Randi Platt comes to mind. Even science has discovered the power of story in healing children. Brain work at Baylor University suggests that when children must deal with powerful stressors they shut down. Traditional counseling such as I’ve been trained to do is not nearly as effective as music, dance and movement, art and story.