In the style of Little House on the Prairie, the first book in the historical Beyond the Orphan Train series introduces readers ages 8-12 to four children searching for a new home. With his mother dead and his father gone, eight-year-old Ethan Cooper knows its his responsibility to keep his younger siblings together. He and his sister and brothers settle into an orphanage where theres plenty of work and plenty of talk about a Father who never leaves. Yet Ethan fears losing the only family he has. How can he trust God to keep him safe when almost everything hes known has disappeared?