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Dinner & A Book - Orphan Train

Episode #1615 - Orphan Train
Between 1854 and 1929, so-called orphan trains ran regularly from the cities of the East Coast to the farmlands of the Midwest or face a childhood and adolescence of hard labor and servitude These children were predominately Irish Catholic. Gail Martin is joined by co-host Rebecca Kubacki to discuss the fates of the children looking for a new home in “Orphan Train” by Christina Baker Kline.
Original Airdate: May 06, 2017
The Guest
Rebecca Kubacki
Photo of Menu or Guest

The Menu

  • Ham with apple butter glaze
  • Roast with root vegetables
  • Brussel sprouts in balsamic vinegar
  • Irish breakfast bread
  • Black Forest cake
  • Cider

The Book

Orphan Train By Christina Baker Kline Find this book on Amazon.

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