The Little Boy With Grown-Up Eyes

The Little Boy With Grown-Up Eyes

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Grotch By Spellisandmocker Updated Mar 26, 2014

It's 1901, and New York City is still reeling from President McKinley's assassination. Enter Gabrielle Despereaux, a French immigrant who has to find money to provide her pregnant sister with- or else. Desperate and alone, she stumbles into the Newsboys' Lodging House and discovers not only a way to get her money, but true love and what it really means.

  • 1900s
  • 1901
  • bridge
  • bridges
  • brooklyn
  • city
  • conlon
  • new
  • newsboys
  • spot
  • york