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About the Book

Maura O'Connell, 15, and her brother, Patrick, 12, escape Ireland's brutal poverty with only the belongings in their bundles and tickets for ocean passage. Sir Laurence Kirkle, 11, flees a life of privilege to seek justice. When fate brings them ogether, the three join forces in a daring scheme that may lead to freedom and glory...or dire consequences.

About the Edition

Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America.

Edition Notes

"A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p.

Series
Beyond the western sea ;, bk. one

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.A953 Es 1996

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 295 p. ;
Number of pages
295

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL799789M
Internet Archive
escapefromhome00avi1
ISBN 10
0531095134, 0531088634
LC Control Number
95036058
Library Thing
228558
Goodreads
2086987
2326294
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