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Blessing in disguise
Format:
Book (regular print)
Title:
Blessing in disguise
ISBN:
9780786240203

9781410401212
Publication Information:
Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2003.
Physical Description:
480 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Number in series:
bk. 6.
General Note:
"Thorndike large print"--Spine.
Summary:
The Bjorklund family has received word that Augusta Bjorklund is on her way from Norway to join them in North Dakota. When the train arrives in the town of Blessing with no Augusta aboard, the worried family hopes she will be on the train in the morning. But only her trunk arrives, so Bridget Bjorklund insists that Hjelmer, Augusta's brother, go find her. Augusta, after discovering her intended bridegroom had married someone else, decided to leave her broken heart in Norway and start a new life in America helping her mother run her boardinghouse. But knowing no English, Augusta misunderstands a ticket agent's directions in St. Paul, Minnesota, and in the harried confusion, she boards the wrong train. When she arrives at the end of the line, she is met by a handsome young rancher, Kane Moyer, waiting for his Norwegian mail-order bride ...
Subject(s):
Norwegian Americans -- Fiction.

Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.

Large type books.

Red River Valley (Minn. and N.D.-Man.) -- Fiction.

Dakota Territory -- Fiction.
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