In the spring of 1890 , three 8-year-old girls leave a bleak Boston orphanage and set out on the "Orphan Train", heading West to the unknown. Along the way,shy Laural, lively Toddy and kind, scholarly Kit vow to be forever friends. As the years go by, each girl encounters love and struggles to pursue and elusive dream. Here in one volume, are their stories.
Quest for Love Laurel
Dream of a Longing Heart Kit
Homward the Seeking Heart Toddy
The book is about an Orphan named Toddy who goes west on an "Orphan Train". Alonge the way see meets two friends, which begin an unforgetable tale of childhood innocence
Toddy was left at an orphanage by her actress mother and her mother never returned. Toddy joins the household of Octavia Hale after being delivered by the orphan train to be a companion and a sister to Octavia's invalid granddaughter. Toddy grows on everyone who comes to know her, but Toddy is unsure of her place in their world.
story of the Orphan Train West
#3 of the Orphan Train West series.